Tuesday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Wednesday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the morning then tending north to northeasterly in the late evening. Winds reaching 20/30 knots south of Port Neill to Port Victoria in the late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots becoming northeast to southeasterly about 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Outlook Friday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to southwesterly during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre south of Cowell to Wallaroo.Issued Tue 22:22 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.