Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots early in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: North to northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Westerly 2.5/3 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore in the afternoon and evening.Issued Sat 04:00 WST
15:20 EST Heavy rain in the past few days led the Rural Fire Service to reassess plans to bring forward the bushfire danger period in the Hunter region to September the first.