Friday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Saturday: Northerly 15/20 knots turning northeasterly in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming northeasterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Fri 15:50 EST
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.