Monday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Tuesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Afternoon inshore seabreezes to 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 15/20 knots early in the morning then tending west to southwesterly 15/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Thursday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots becoming southeasterly 15/20 knots during the morning then tending easterly during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/2.5 metres during the morning.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.