Monday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre. Tuesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon then tending north to northeasterly in the late evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots in the far east in the evening. Afternoon inshore seabreezes to 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 15/25 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres in the east. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 15/25 knots shifting southwesterly 20/25 knots during the morning then gradually tending east to southeasterly 15/20 knots by the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon.Issued Mon 16:40 EDT
15:46 EDT The Australian research body the Climate Council has argued in its latest paper that the probability of drought will increase, and it will become more severe, because of climate change.