Friday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots tending northerly 20/25 knots. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Port Kembla. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Saturday: Northerly 15/25 knots shifting southerly in the late afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then tending southerly and increasing to 1.5/2 metres by late evening. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 15/25 knots turning west to southwesterly 15/20 knots before dawn then tending southeast to southwesterly in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Monday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres during the evening.Issued Fri 22:00 EDT
16:51 EDT A lot has been said about struggling southern Mallee grain crops.