Northwesterly 10/15 knots turning southwesterly 15/20 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Monday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots turning west to southwesterly 15/25 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the afternoon.Issued Sat 04:01 WST
09:12 EST Weather forecasters say some parts of the Hunter have received more than half of their annual rainfall average since April.