South to southeasterly 15/20 knots tending south to southwesterly in the late morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Wednesday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Thursday: Southerly 20/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning.Issued Tue 04:00 WST
13:29 EDT New Zealand's dairy farmers are facing their most challenging conditions in over a decade.