Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore east of Barrow Island in the late morning and early afternoon. Winds shifting north to northeasterly in the late morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore west of Barrow Island. Outlook Wednesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly 15/20 knots early in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres about offshore western waters. Outlook Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then tending southwesterly during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Tue 04:01 WST
16:38 EST Organisers of the Mulga Bill Quick Shear at Yeoval, in Central West New South Wales on the weekend, were a bit nervous about the weather on Saturday morning; there'd been good rain on Friday night and they didn't have a 'Plan B' if things didn't clear up.