Thursday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots, increasing to 20 knots in the far west. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Westerly 3 metres. Friday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots shifting southwesterly during the early morning and increasing to 25/30 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Westerly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres around midday, then tending southwesterly 4/5 metres by early evening. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 4/5 metres. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres during the evening.Issued Thu 22:00 EST
16:48 EST Patches of good rain in southern parts of Western Australia has got the tractors rolling and some grain farmers are starting to put in this year's crop.