Friday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southwesterly inshore for a period in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Saturday: Westerly 10/15 knots turning southwesterly in the late afternoon and reaching 15/20 knots at times. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning southerly in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Fri 16:09 WST
19:56 EDT An unseasonably warm, dry spring is playing havoc with southern Tasmanian cropping farmers.