|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Thursday: South to southeasterly 5/10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Friday: Easterly 5/10 knots tending northeasterly 10/15 knots during the morning. Seas: Up to 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Saturday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting southwesterly in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 10/15 knots turning easterly during the morning and increasing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3.5 metres.Issued Thu 15:50 CST
13:15 EST Some farmers took too long to realise the extent of frost damage to their crops, according to one consultant.