Wednesday: Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Thursday: Northerly 20/30 knots turning westerly 25/30 knots early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 35 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 3 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots tending northerly during the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres around midday before increasing to 2/3 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 25/35 knots shifting west to southwesterly 30/35 knots during the morning. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore later in the day.Issued Wed 16:06 EST
17:34 EST Drought-breaking rain has brought long-awaited relief to some farmers in western New South Wales.