Northerly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/25 knots during the morning and locally reaching 30 knots at times. Wind turning southwesterly at 20/30 knots from the west later this evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching 35 knots in the southeast, easing to 15/25 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Wind tending southerly at 10/20 knots during the afternoon before easing to 10/15 knots at night. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Coast. East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending easterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.Issued Wed 05:26 EDT
14:54 EDT New South Wales farmers are welcoming news that autumn rain could start to fall soon.