Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming west to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres. Tuesday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning south to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Mon 10:13 WST
15:46 EDT The Australian research body the Climate Council has argued in its latest paper that the probability of drought will increase, and it will become more severe, because of climate change.