Southwesterly 15/20 knots easing to 10/15 knots during the morning and tending south to southeasterly in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 0.5/1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Tuesday: South to southeasterly about 10 knots, reaching 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres later in the evening. Outlook Wednesday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres.Issued Mon 05:10 CST
10:20 EST A retired army officer has been appointed to lead the recovery effort after storms and floods caused damage and destruction in parts of New South Wales.