Wednesday: Southwesterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Thursday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to around 2 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres.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.