Tuesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching 15/20 knots inshore until early evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres. Wednesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, tending south to southeasterly 15/20 knots inshore for a period in the late afternoon and early evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Port MacDonnell during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots tending easterly before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots tending westerly 30/40 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres, increasing to 4/7 metres during the afternoon.Issued Tue 15:50 CST
16:33 EST Three people have been killed in wild weather in NSW's Central Hunter region, where homes have been washed off their footings in the town of Dungog, north of Newcastle.