South to southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots early in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre offshore. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots.Issued Sat 05:45 CST
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.