Friday: Southwesterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Saturday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly 15/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, grading 2/2.5 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 15/25 knots tending southwesterly before dawn then shifting north to northwesterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Monday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore.Issued Fri 16:07 EST
15:19 EST Editor's note: This story has been updated to clarify that the higher prices predicted by livestock agent Kevin Currie would be paid for dressed weight and not live weight bullocks, as was suggested in the original story.