North to northeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots tending northerly 5/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Monday: Northerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly 2.5/3 metres.Issued Sat 05:01 EST
15:20 EST Heavy rain in the past few days led the Rural Fire Service to reassess plans to bring forward the bushfire danger period in the Hunter region to September the first.