Monday: Westerly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre offshore. Tuesday: Westerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 20/30 knots tending west to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Southeast to southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.Issued Mon 16:06 EDT
15:34 EDT The lack of rainfall in the north west of New South Wales hasn't just caused the water to dry up; work for seasonal employees has also disappeared.