East to northeasterly 15/20 knots shifting northwesterly in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: North to northwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the morning. Winds shifting southerly in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning, then tending westerly 3/4 metres around midday. Weather: Heavy rain in the morning. Scattered thunderstorms. Outlook Monday: Southerly 15/25 knots tending southeasterly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms in the morning. Possible hail in the morning. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning southwesterly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the evening.Issued Sat 04:01 WST
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.