Monday: Northeast to southeast about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre. Tuesday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending east to southeasterly early in the morning then turning northeasterly in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots turning northerly 15/20 knots before dawn. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots shifting southerly 15/25 knots during the day then tending southeasterly 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore north of Port Kembla during the morning.Issued Mon 16:05 EDT
15:46 EDT The Australian research body the Climate Council has argued in its latest paper that the probability of drought will increase, and it will become more severe, because of climate change.