Monday: Easterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore west of Port Hedland. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Tuesday: Easterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore west of Port Hedland early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots tending southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, tending south to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.Issued Mon 22:00 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.