Monday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1.5 metres. Tuesday: North to northeasterly 15/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots in the east in the late afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning and reaching 3 metres in the east by evening. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre before dawn. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms during the late afternoon and evening. Outlook Wednesday: Northwest to northeasterly 20/30 knots tending southwesterly 15/25 knots before dawn then easing to 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/3 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, tending northeasterly 1/1.5 metres around dawn, then decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots decreasing to 10 knots or less in the morning then tending east to southeasterly around 10 knots in the evening. Afternoon inshore seabreezes to 15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, locally reaching 1.5 metres in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly below 1 metre.Issued Mon 16:57 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.