|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the evening. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Mon 04:45 EST
12:30 EST Farmers abandoning their crops and cutting for hay is becoming an all too common story this season.