Wednesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inshore by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore south of Denham in the late evening. Thursday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning southerly in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre for a period during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots tending south to southwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning.Issued Wed 16:01 WST
17:34 EST The weather bureau's long-term forecast is predicting a drier than normal October to December for much of eastern Australia and north-west Western Australia.