Monday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending southeast to southwesterly in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Tuesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to southeasterly before dawn then tending southeast to southwesterly in the evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Kowanyama in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Outlook Wednesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending northeast to southeasterly in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon then becoming southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre.Issued Mon 22:18 EST
16:38 EST Organisers of the Mulga Bill Quick Shear at Yeoval, in Central West New South Wales on the weekend, were a bit nervous about the weather on Saturday morning; there'd been good rain on Friday night and they didn't have a 'Plan B' if things didn't clear up.