South to southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching 20/25 knots south of Port MacDonnell early in the morning. Winds becoming southerly 10/15 knots then tending variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots early in the morning then tending north to northwesterly 15/20 knots in the morning. Winds reaching 20/25 knots south of Port MacDonnell in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, increasing to 1.5/2 metres south of Port MacDonnell during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres around dawn. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots tending southwesterly during the morning then south to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the afternoon.Issued Thu 05:11 CST
12:13 EST Wool grower, John Ive smiles as he gazes out at the gently rolling hills on his farm.