|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Tuesday: Southerly 10/15 knots turning southeasterly in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre. Wednesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending south to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Friday: Easterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore.Issued Tue 16:26 WST
21:05 EST Authorities have sent emergency alerts to tens of thousands of people in NSW's Hunter region as forecasters warn wild weather will worsen after earlier claiming three lives.