Thursday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots, increasing to 20/25 knots offshore. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Friday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching 20/25 knots south of Port MacDonnell turning southwesterly 20/25 knots early morning and reaching 25/30 knots south of Port MacDonnell until late morning. Winds easing to 15/20 knots by evening and 10/15 knots late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres in the evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 2.5/3.5 metres, increasing to 3.5/4.5 metres in the afternoon and 4.5/5.5 metres in the evening. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres, decreasing to 4 metres by early evening. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres.Issued Thu 22:17 CST
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.