Friday: Northerly 15/20 knots turning westerly in the late evening. Seas: 1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Saturday: Westerly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/30 knots early in the morning then turning southwesterly 25/30 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 35 knots south of King Island in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 2/4 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 4/6 metres south of King Island. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming northeasterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning.Issued Fri 16:06 EDT
16:51 EDT A lot has been said about struggling southern Mallee grain crops.