Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Sunday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly during the day. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the morning and again in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Easterly 20/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots early in the morning then decreasing to 20/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Easterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.Issued Sat 16:01 WST
15:26 EST Drought assistance should not be used to prop up bad farmers, a leading agribusiness consultant has warned.