Thursday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots south of King Island in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Friday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots turning southwesterly 20/30 knots early in the morning then decreasing to 20/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots tending westerly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning, then below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 4/5 metres south of King Island. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 15/20 knots tending south to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of King Island.Issued Thu 16:07 EST
16:15 EST The tough combination of dry conditions and increasing numbers of wild dogs is taking its toll on small livestock producers in Western Australia's Southern Rangelands.