Monday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots south of Crowdy Head during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Tuesday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the afternoon. Winds turning northerly in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore south of Crowdy Head. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.Issued Mon 11:04 EDT
12:25 EDT It will be a hot and stormy Christmas across the north and east, whilst in the south conditions will be generally mild and dry.