North to northwesterly 10/15 knots turning west to southwesterly below 10 knots in the late morning then becoming south to southeasterly in the late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Wednesday: South to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots before dawn. Winds reaching up to 20 knots east of Albany in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres.Issued Tue 04:01 WST
14:03 EST Three people have been killed in wild weather in NSW's Central Hunter region, where homes have been washed off their footings in the town of Dungog, north of Newcastle.