West to northwesterly up to 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: South to southeasterly up to 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly about 10 knots becoming northeasterly in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly up to 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.Issued Wed 05:01 EST
17:27 EST Wallsend businesses have welcomed the introduction of a Flash Flood Early Warning system, but say it will not protect their properties from water inundation.