Wednesday: West to southwesterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres. Thursday: Westerly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots early in the morning then decreasing to 15/25 knots again in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre before dawn. Outlook Friday: Westerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 10/20 knots turning westerly during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre.Issued Wed 22:00 EDT
18:19 EDT Some cattle stations on the Barkly Tablelands of the Northern Territory are reporting the first decent rainfall in two years.