Friday: Westerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the west. Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore early in the morning. Winds shifting east to southeasterly in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far west. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 15/25 knots tending northeasterly in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres in the west. Outlook Monday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots shifting westerly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, tending westerly 2/3 metres during the morning.Issued Fri 16:44 EDT
19:56 EDT An unseasonably warm, dry spring is playing havoc with southern Tasmanian cropping farmers.