Thursday: Northerly 20/25 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore. Friday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting south to southeasterly 20/25 knots early in the morning then becoming east to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Easterly 15/20 knots tending southeasterly 20/25 knots before dawn. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.Issued Thu 19:13 EST
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.