Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres, increasing to below 1 metre offshore. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Friday: South to southeasterly below 10 knots becoming west to southwesterly before dawn then becoming north to northeasterly in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots turning southwesterly early in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Caution: Deceptively powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Outlook Sunday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1/2 metres.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.