Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots, tending northerly. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms inshore this evening. Thursday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore during the evening. Outlook Friday: Light northerly winds ahead of a morning southeasterly change 15/25 knots, tending easterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre, shifting 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 Wed 16:13 EST
17:34 EST Drought-breaking rain has brought long-awaited relief to some farmers in western New South Wales.