Friday: Southerly 30/40 knots. Seas: 3/5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 4 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms. Caution: Large swells breaking dangerously close inshore in the afternoon and evening. Saturday: Southerly 30/35 knots decreasing to 25/30 knots in the morning then decreasing to 20/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 3/4 metres, decreasing below 3 metres around midday, then decreasing below 2 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southeasterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres before dawn. Caution: Large swells breaking dangerously close inshore. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 2/2.5 metres, tending southerly 1.5/2.5 metres before dawn. Outlook Monday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.Issued Fri 16:07 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.