Thursday: Westerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Friday: West to southwesterly 25/30 knots turning south to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres before dawn. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres. Outlook Sunday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots turning northerly 25/30 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the evening. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres.Issued Thu 22:52 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.