Thursday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning southerly in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Friday: Southerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Geraldton in the late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore north of Geraldton during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending south to southwesterly in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots tending westerly 20/30 knots during the morning then turning south to southwesterly 25/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Thu 16:02 WST
13:15 EST Some farmers took too long to realise the extent of frost damage to their crops, according to one consultant.