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Wednesday: Westerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly around 4 metres. Thursday: Westerly 20/30 knots turning southwesterly early morning then decreasing to 15/25 knots late morning and to 10/20 knots late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly around 4 metres, tending southwesterly 4/6 metres near midday. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming northwesterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 5/6 metres, decreasing to 4 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly 25/30 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres during the afternoon or evening.Issued Wed 22:04 EST
17:34 EST The weather bureau's long-term forecast is predicting a drier than normal October to December for much of eastern Australia and north-west Western Australia.