|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Friday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots turning increasing to 30/40 knots in the evening. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres. Saturday: Northerly 30/40 knots shifting southwesterly 20/30 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 3/4 metres, decreasing below 3 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms in the morning and afternoon with possible hail. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots tending west to southwesterly 15/25 knots before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres by early evening. Outlook Monday: Northerly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres during the evening.Issued Fri 16:07 EST
14:18 EST Severe thunderstorms batter the Hunter region overnight.