Friday: Northeasterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Saturday: North to northeasterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning. Winds shifting southerly 15/20 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, tending northeasterly 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 10/15 knots shifting east to northeasterly in the middle of the day then decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwest to northeasterly 15/25 knots during the morning then tending southerly 20/30 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Fri 16:05 EDT
19:56 EDT An unseasonably warm, dry spring is playing havoc with southern Tasmanian cropping farmers.