Thursday: West to northwesterly 10/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: North to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Friday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots turning southeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Winds south of Yamba may reach up to 30 knots early in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: North to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre before dawn, then tending southerly 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres before dawn. Outlook Sunday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 2/2.5 metres.Issued Thu 22:52 EDT
19:53 EDT Wind gusts of up to 90 kilometres an hour brought down power lines, cut traffic lights and delayed public transport across Sydney this afternoon.