Northwest to southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the day. Winds becoming southwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning then tending southerly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Friday: Southerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming east to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots shifting westerly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres.Issued Thu 03:23 WST
10:58 EDT Farmers in Victoria's southern Mallee say they feel like they're enduring an isolated drought.