West to southwesterly 10/15 knots turning south to southeasterly in the middle of the day then becoming variable about 10 knots later in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending southeast to southwesterly during the afternoon, then becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly in the late afternoon then south to southwesterly in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots becoming southwesterly 20/30 knots late morning, then tending westerly 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. West to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning then increasing to 20/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 0.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Frederick Henry and Norfolk Bays Westerly 15/20 knots turning southwesterly during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres.Issued Mon 05:00 EST
12:30 EST Farmers abandoning their crops and cutting for hay is becoming an all too common story this season.