Friday: Westerly 20/25 knots, tending west to northwesterly in the evening and reaching up to 30 knots offshore late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: West to northwesterly 1/1.5 metres offshore in the north and southerly up to 1 metre elsewhere. Saturday: West to northwesterly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots in the afternoon and early evening. Seas: 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 30/35 knots tending west to southwesterly 20/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the evening. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.Issued Fri 10:05 EST
14:54 EST The irrigation restrictions in the state's north west will remain in place until results from the Broken Hill groundwater search are confirmed.