Northeast to northwesterly winds around 10 knots. Local afternoon seabreezes 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms south of Cowell to Wallaroo later this afternoon and evening, extending throughout during this evening. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming westerly 15/20 knots before dawn then increasing to 20/25 knots during the morning. Winds reaching 25/30 knots south of Port Neill to Port Victoria during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms, contracting north of Cowell to Wallaroo and clearing in the late afternoon. Outlook Sunday: Southwest to westerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.Issued Fri 10:00 CDT
14:03 EDT The latest seasonal snap shot for New South Wales shows that one third of the state is still in the grip of a drought.