Severe Weather Warning for Damaging Winds

Damaging Wind Gusts continuing over eastern NSW.

DAMAGING WINDS GUSTS with peak gusts in excess of 90 km/h are possible about the coast and adjacent hinterland from northern parts of the South Coast district to southern parts of the Hunter. The risk of damaging wind gusts will continue for much of today, but will begin to ease late in the afternoon and evening.

Damaging wind gusts are no longer expected about the northern Hunter or southern Mid North Coast.

  • Now is the time to secure or put away loose items around your house, yard and balcony.
  • Drive to the conditions.
  • Move your vehicles under cover or away from trees and powerlines.

To keep up to date on warnings, visit the Bureau of Meteorology:

In life threatening emergencies, call 000 (triple zero) immediately. If you require rescue, assistance to evacuate or other emergency help, ring NSW SES on 132 500.