Thursday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore later in the evening. Weather: Scattered thunderstorms, becoming less likely at night. Friday: Easterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Weipa in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Weather: Scattered thunderstorms from the early afternoon, becoming less likely at night. Outlook Saturday: Easterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres around midday, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres by early evening. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms from the early afternoon. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening.Issued Thu 15:50 EST
16:48 EST Patches of good rain in southern parts of Western Australia has got the tractors rolling and some grain farmers are starting to put in this year's crop.