Northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots this morning. Wind increasing to 25/35 knots offshore during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 25/35 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres in the far west during the evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore in the evening. Possible hail and gusty winds offshore in the evening.Issued Tue 05:36 EST
16:38 EST Organisers of the Mulga Bill Quick Shear at Yeoval, in Central West New South Wales on the weekend, were a bit nervous about the weather on Saturday morning; there'd been good rain on Friday night and they didn't have a 'Plan B' if things didn't clear up.