Tuesday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots north of Yamba in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cape Byron. Wednesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots north of Yamba early in the morning. Winds turning east to northeasterly below 10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots tending north to northeasterly 10/15 knots before dawn then becoming northerly 15/25 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Northerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.Issued Tue 16:06 EDT
14:39 EDT Residents are being warned to check the rules around this year's cyclone hazard collections.