Sunday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres, increasing to below 1 metre inside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots early in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Innisfail during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Sun 15:46 EST
18:11 EDT A messy southerly buster thrashed Sydney today, bringing gusty winds and lighting up the skies with over 10 000 lighting strikes detected within 40km of the city.