West to southwesterly 10/20 knots, reaching 15/25 knots offshore at first, tending south to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon then tending east to southeasterly in the evening. Afternoon inshore breezes to 20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 15/25 knots tending northeasterly 20/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Monday: North to northeasterly 15/25 knots shifting west to southwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.Issued Sat 05:19 EDT
19:56 EDT An unseasonably warm, dry spring is playing havoc with southern Tasmanian cropping farmers.