Wednesday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots tending south to southwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Thursday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore and in the south until early afternoon, tending southerly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots tending southeast to southwesterly during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore.Issued Wed 10:03 EDT
09:16 EDT Persistent dry conditions over the past two summers in central west New South Wales have forced the State Government to implement contingency measures for some water users.