Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the morning. Winds tending variable to 15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday, then decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the morning. Winds tending southerly in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Monday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.Issued Sat 05:06 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.