Friday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots, increasing to southerly 15/20 knots in the evening, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore. Saturday: Southerly 15/25 knots, increasing to 20/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots, shifting southerly 20/30 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Monday: South to southeasterly 20/30 knots tending southwesterly 20/25 knots inshore in the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon.Issued Fri 16:19 WST
21:13 EDT The Primary Industries Minister, Bryan Green, has promised farmers he is close to signing the Federal Government's farm finance package.