Monday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending south to southwesterly 10/20 knots late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Tuesday: Southerly 5/15 knots shifting northeasterly 10/20 knots during the morning then shifting west to southwesterly 15/25 knots from late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then to 1.5/2 metres offshore by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms from the early afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 25/30 knots decreasing to 20/25 knots in the morning then tending west to northwesterly 20/30 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres before dawn, then increasing to 3/4 metres around midday. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore during the evening.Issued Mon 16:07 EDT
17:16 EDT Many farmers in southern Western Australia are working around the clock to keep their stock alive after a long, dry summer.