Saturday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning southwesterly during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres around midday, then decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5 metres, tending southerly 1/1.5 metres around dawn. Sunday: West to southwesterly about 10 knots tending south to southwesterly 15/20 knots early in the morning then decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Up to 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Monday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning east to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres.Issued Sat 10:28 EST
17:25 EST With lots of talk about the cracker start to the grain growing season, there are plenty of farmers who've missed out on that precious rain.