|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Tuesday: Southerly 15/25 knots. Winds tending southeasterly 15/20 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore around midday. Wednesday: Southerly 15/25 knots in the morning. Winds tending south to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the afternoon and southeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Thursday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots tending east to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Tue 10:00 EST
11:29 EST Tens of thousands of people are without power and SES crews have answered more than 3,000 emergency calls as heavy rain and "cyclonic" winds topping 130kph continue to lash Sydney, the Hunter and the NSW Central Coast.