Sunday: Northerly 10/15 knots shifting southerly 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Winds reaching up to 25 knots inshore in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Monday: Southerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots north of Point Perpendicular early in the morning. Winds shifting northerly 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Northerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Tuesday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots increasing to 30 knots before shifting east to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, tending southerly 1.5/2 metres during the morning.Issued Sun 10:25 EDT
09:26 EDT Sydney is set to swelter with temperatures in the western suburbs set to reach the early 40s as firefighters prepare for possible bushfires.