Friday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Saturday: Northerly 20/25 knots turning westerly 20/30 knots before dawn. Winds reaching up to 35 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Outlook Sunday: West to southwesterly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon.Issued Fri 10:01 EDT
14:08 EDT The Lithgow City Council is lodging a claim for Natural Disaster funding to help cover an estimated half a million dollar damage bill from a recent snow storm.