Monday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots at times. Seas: 2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Easterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres by early evening. Tuesday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon or evening.Issued Mon 17:31 EST
17:16 EDT Many farmers in southern Western Australia are working around the clock to keep their stock alive after a long, dry summer.