Friday: West to northwesterly 10/20 knots tending west to southwesterly at 15/20 knots from the west. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. Saturday: Westerly 20/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres around dawn. Outlook Sunday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots turning southwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable to 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Up to 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres.Issued Fri 22:58 EST
17:25 EST With lots of talk about the cracker start to the grain growing season, there are plenty of farmers who've missed out on that precious rain.