Sunday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres inshore. Swell: Northeasterly 2.5/3 metres. Monday: Southerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Port Kembla early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon then becoming northerly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Northeasterly 2.5 metres, tending easterly 2/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Tuesday: Northerly 15/20 knots turning westerly 15/25 knots in the late afternoon then increasing to 20/30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Easterly 1.5 metres, tending northeasterly 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then tending east to northeasterly around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, tending around 1 metre during the evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.Issued Sun 16:05 EST
20:55 EST Landholders are reporting hundreds of millimetres of rainfall across the coastal strip in northern New South Wales.