Monday: Northwesterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms. Tuesday: Northwesterly 30/40 knots. Seas: 3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 25/40 knots turning northwesterly 30/35 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 30/40 knots tending westerly 25/35 knots during the day. Seas: 3/5 metres, decreasing to 3 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres.Issued Mon 22:01 EST
16:38 EST Organisers of the Mulga Bill Quick Shear at Yeoval, in Central West New South Wales on the weekend, were a bit nervous about the weather on Saturday morning; there'd been good rain on Friday night and they didn't have a 'Plan B' if things didn't clear up.