Saturday: Southwesterly 10/20 knots decreasing to 5/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres south of King Island. Sunday: Southwesterly 5/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then north to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Monday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots decreasing to below 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres south of King Island.Issued Sat 10:00 EST
09:12 EST Weather forecasters say some parts of the Hunter have received more than half of their annual rainfall average since April.