Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 15/25 knots later in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore this morning. Outlook Friday: Northerly 15/25 knots turning northeasterly in the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning, increasing to 2 metres offshore north of Port Kembla by evening. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore during the evening. Outlook Saturday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots shifting south to southeasterly during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the evening. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms north of Port Kembla from the early morning.Issued Thu 04:10 EDT
18:19 EDT Some cattle stations on the Barkly Tablelands of the Northern Territory are reporting the first decent rainfall in two years.