Southwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore, mainly offshore, in the morning. Seas: 3/4 metres, decreasing below 3 metres during the morning. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Green Cape during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots tending southeast to southwesterly in the early afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Merimbula early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres around midday, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 10/15 knots, increasing to 20/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres.Issued Fri 04:10 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.