Monday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching 25/30 knots offshore, turning northerly in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, reaching 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, reaching 3/4 metres offshore. Tuesday: North to northwesterly 25/40 knots tending west to northwesterly 30/45 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 2.5/4 metres, increasing to 4/6 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 35/50 knots decreasing to 25/35 knots during the morning then tending northwesterly 25/40 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 4/6 metres, decreasing to 4 metres during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 6/9 metres.Issued Mon 10:04 EST
12:53 EST Amidst the peak season tourist rush, the Red Centre is experiencing an unusual run of mid-winter warmth as daytime temperatures climb into the mid 20s.