Thursday: Southeast to northeasterly around 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Friday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots during the morning then turning northwesterly ahead of a south to southwesterly change 20/30 knots during the afternoon, easing to 20/25 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots turning southerly 15/20 knots during the afternoon and evening and easing to 10/15 knots south of Cowell to Wallaroo late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres south of Port Neill to Port Victoria during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Southeast to southwesterly 5/15 knots tending east to southeasterly during the evening. Afternoon seabreezes 10/15 knots, reaching 15/20 knots north of Cowell to Wallaroo. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo.Issued Thu 22:00 CDT
19:11 EDT Farmers from Tasmania's south-east corner are warning the region could be pushed to the brink of drought unless there is extra rainfall over summer.