Tuesday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Wednesday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots.Issued Tue 17:45 CST
17:27 EST Wallsend businesses have welcomed the introduction of a Flash Flood Early Warning system, but say it will not protect their properties from water inundation.