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Wednesday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots at times offshore. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore by early evening. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms. Thursday: Easterly 15/25 knots south of Mackay, and southerly 15/25 knots north of Mackay. Winds may be stronger dependent on movement and development of trough. Winds turning southeasterly in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre offshore. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms from the early afternoon. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.Issued Wed 16:36 EST
17:34 EST Drought-breaking rain has brought long-awaited relief to some farmers in western New South Wales.