Thursday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots ahead of a south to southeasterly change 15/25 knots in the evening, reaching 30 knots offshore later. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres by evening. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore during the evening. Friday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots shifting northeasterly in the afternoon, reaching 25 knots south of Port Kembla in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres around dawn. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 15/25 knots shifting west to southwesterly during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres south of Port Kembla. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms.Issued Thu 10:32 EST
12:01 EST Wool grower, John Ive smiles as he gazes out at the gently rolling hills on his farm.