Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots increasing to 15/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning east to northeasterly about 10 knots in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots tending east to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Tue 23:17 EST
17:37 EDT Much of western New South Wales has begun a heat wave, reaching at least five degrees above average for at least five days, averaging a maximum of 35 degrees or more.