Monday: West to northwesterly 5/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 1 metre. Tuesday: Variable 5/15 knots, mainly westerly, becoming north to northeasterly during the morning then tending north to northwesterly 10/20 knots in the late afternoon and west to northwesterly late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms from the early afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to southwesterly 15/25 knots early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 10/15 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre offshore.Issued Mon 16:07 EDT
17:16 EDT Many farmers in southern Western Australia are working around the clock to keep their stock alive after a long, dry summer.