Northerly 15/25 knots tending northwesterly 20/25 knots in the middle of the day and locally reaching 30 knots before turning southwesterly 20/30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Thursday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots easing to 15/20 knots during the morning before turning southeasterly 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Wind easing to 10/15 knots at night. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres.Issued Wed 05:26 EDT
14:54 EDT New South Wales farmers are welcoming news that autumn rain could start to fall soon.