Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore early in the morning. Winds turning northeasterly in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Northerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots early in the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Northerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots shifting north to northwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Northerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore.Issued Sat 04:10 EDT
21:10 EDT Firefighters have put out several grass fires around Sydney and warned that any bushfires that develop will be extremely difficult to control, as temperatures are forecast to remain high over the weekend.