Friday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots near Eddystone Point in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres about Banks Strait. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Saturday: Westerly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming east to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inshore around midday. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning northeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots shifting westerly 25/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre.Issued Fri 22:01 EDT
19:56 EDT An unseasonably warm, dry spring is playing havoc with southern Tasmanian cropping farmers.