West to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending southeast to southwesterly in the late afternoon then tending northwest to southwesterly in the late evening. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting south to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots shifting north to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the morning then tending north to northwesterly during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5 metres, up to 2 metres offshore in the south.Issued Thu 05:01 EDT
18:19 EDT Some cattle stations on the Barkly Tablelands of the Northern Territory are reporting the first decent rainfall in two years.