Tuesday: Easterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the morning. Winds turning northeasterly in the early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Wednesday: Easterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore east of Barrow Island in the late morning. Winds turning northeasterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: East to northeasterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Tue 10:00 WST
15:50 EST Rain is about to develop on the northern and central coast of New South Wales then become heavy and spread inland, bringing the biggest falls in months to some areas.