Friday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Saturday: Westerly 20/25 knots. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots turning southerly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres around midday, then decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres. Outlook Monday: Variable to 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 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.