Southwesterly 20/30 knots turning southerly 25/30 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 35 knots offshore in the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 2/3 metres. Caution: Dangerous surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Outlook Friday: Southerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning. Winds turning southeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southeasterly 2/3 metres. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions in the morning are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning south to southwesterly below 10 knots during the morning then becoming variable during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 2/2.5 metres.Issued Thu 04:45 EST
04:46 EST People trapped in two vehicles surrounded by floodwaters have been rescued by the State Emergency Service (SES) on the New South Wales north coast.