Friday: Northerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots south of Cape Byron in the late evening. Seas: 2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres south of Cape Byron. Swell: Northerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inshore. Saturday: Northerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots south of Cape Byron early in the morning and again in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres south of Cape Byron. Swell: Northerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 15/25 knots, reaching 30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Northerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Monday: Northerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: North to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Fri 22:24 EDT
21:10 EDT Firefighters have put out several grass fires around Sydney and warned that any bushfires that develop will be extremely difficult to control, as temperatures are forecast to remain high over the weekend.