|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Wednesday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Thursday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots tending east to southeasterly below 10 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots. Inshore afternoon east to northeasterly seabreezes. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Wed 10:00 EST
13:56 EST Emergency crews are searching for two people whose car was washed away by flash flooding near Maitland in the Hunter Valley, as gale force winds and heavy rain continue to batter Sydney and surrounding areas.