Westerly 25/35 knots, tending west to southwesterly 25/33 knots late morning and easing to 20/25 knots late evening. Seas: 2/4 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 4/5 metres increasing to 5/7 metres during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 20/30 knots turning southwesterly 20/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres, decreasing to around 4 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots turning west to southwesterly 15/25 knots during the day. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly around 4 metres.Issued Tue 06:43 CST
08:34 EST An online petition to raise the height of the main access road to Gillieston Heights in the wake of last month's major flooding has attracted nearly a thousand signatures.