Friday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the morning and early afternoon. Winds turning southerly 15/25 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday, then tending south to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Saturday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots turning east to southeasterly in the afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots west of Eyre in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: East to northeasterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres.Issued Fri 10:00 WST
16:51 EDT A lot has been said about struggling southern Mallee grain crops.