Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Wednesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning northeasterly in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots increasing to 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: North to northeasterly 15/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.Issued Tue 21:22 EDT
17:37 EDT Much of western New South Wales has begun a heat wave, reaching at least five degrees above average for at least five days, averaging a maximum of 35 degrees or more.