Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5 metres.Issued Wed 04:45 EST
07:19 EDT Hunter winemakers are hopeful that the 2015 red wine vintage can be saved despite recent heavy rains.