Friday: Northeast to northwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Saturday: Northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots shifting northwest to southwesterly 15/25 knots early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 20/30 knots turning southwesterly 15/20 knots by late morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres. Outlook Monday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southwesterly below 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore west of Albany.Issued Fri 16:09 WST
19:56 EDT An unseasonably warm, dry spring is playing havoc with southern Tasmanian cropping farmers.