Tuesday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Wednesday: Southeast to northeast 10/15 knots, tending variable about 10 knots from early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10/15 knots early in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning south to southeasterly during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre.Issued Tue 16:17 EST
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.