Easterly 15/20 knots turning south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day then tending east to southeasterly in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing to 0.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Easterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Monday: North to northeasterly 15/25 knots turning northwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.Issued Fri 04:00 WST
07:25 EST The Hunter Valley town of Dungog, which was devastated by last month's storms and flooding, is kicking off its annual music festival today.