North to northeasterly 10/15 knots, increasing to east to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon, temporarily reaching 20/30 knots southwest of Tumby Bay to Corny Point during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots turning west to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the morning, then increasing to 15/20 knots south of Cowell to Wallaroo during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 0.5/1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the south during the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Outlook Friday: Northwest to southwesterly 5/15 knots. Seas: 0.5/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo.Issued Wed 05:11 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.