Friday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5 metres. Saturday: Northerly 10/15 knots, increasing to 15/20 knots during the morning and reaching up to 25 knots inshore in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Outlook Monday: Northerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon.Issued Fri 15:50 EST
19:56 EDT An unseasonably warm, dry spring is playing havoc with southern Tasmanian cropping farmers.