Wednesday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly below 0.5 metres. Thursday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots south of Port Stephens in the afternoon. Winds turning northerly in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots turning west to southwesterly during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, tending northeasterly 1/1.5 metres during the morning.Issued Wed 11:01 EST
13:30 EST While much of the country has been enjoying balmy winter days under a broad high pressure system, the far southeastern corner has been experiencing strong, brisk winds and showers throughout most of the week.