Friday: Southwesterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 3 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/2.5 metres in the east. Saturday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres in the east. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.Issued Fri 22:49 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.