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Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, tending easterly 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms offshore early this morning. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning southeasterly early in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Crowdy Head. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms.Issued Sat 04:10 EST
15:20 EST Heavy rain in the past few days led the Rural Fire Service to reassess plans to bring forward the bushfire danger period in the Hunter region to September the first.