Monday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres. Tuesday: North to northwesterly about 10 knots tending west to northwesterly 10/15 knots before dawn then turning south to southwesterly in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots west of Eyre during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres west of Eyre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the morning then tending west to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots turning southerly during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 4/6 metres during the morning.Issued Mon 16:01 WST
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.