|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
North to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 10/15 knots before dawn then tending easterly in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Crowdy Head in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre, tending southeasterly 1/2 metres by early evening. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms. Outlook Saturday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending north to northwesterly below 10 knots during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Port Macquarie during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore.Issued Thu 04:32 EST
17:34 EST Drought-breaking rain has brought long-awaited relief to some farmers in western New South Wales.