Monday: East to southeasterly 10/20 knots tending east to northeasterly during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Tuesday: Easterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon then westerly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning southwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.Issued Mon 10:06 EST
12:30 EST Farmers abandoning their crops and cutting for hay is becoming an all too common story this season.