Monday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the west. Tuesday: West to northwesterly about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly in the early afternoon then increasing to 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the west. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then tending westerly 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots turning westerly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning.Issued Mon 16:40 EST
17:19 EST The residents of the small Hunter Valley village of Torryburn will get a temporary access road, now that negotiations with local landholders have been finalised.