|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Tuesday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots west of Esperance in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres west of Hopetoun. Wednesday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/4 metres by early evening. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 10/15 knots turning northwesterly 15/20 knots early in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/4 metres. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots tending northerly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/4 metres.Issued Tue 22:00 WST
17:25 EST Farmers say Australia urgently needs a new national plan for drought, after Agriculture Department figures reveal less than half the funds allocated for Commonwealth concessional loans schemes .