Northwesterly 25/35 knots turning west to southwesterly at 20/30 knots in the morning and easing to 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres during the afternoon, then decreasing below 1.5 metres in the evening. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore around midday. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms this morning. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming northerly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around dawn. Outlook Saturday: North to northwesterly 25/35 knots tending west to southwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres during the evening. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore later in the day.Issued Thu 05:00 EST
17:34 EST Drought-breaking rain has brought long-awaited relief to some farmers in western New South Wales.