Monday: Southwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Tuesday: South to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the late afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Easterly 10/15 knots tending southeasterly during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 0.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres.Issued Mon 16:02 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.