Saturday: Westerly 10/15 knots turning southwesterly 15/20 knots in the evening, and reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Port Stephens in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres north of Norah Head by early evening. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms this evening. Sunday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Norah Head early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre in the evening. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre, turning southerly in the evening. Outlook Monday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly 15/25 knots during in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 2 metres offshore. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Sat 16:05 EST
17:27 EST Saturday proved had two very distinct halves on Saturday with a grim morning giving way to a glorious afternoon.