Wednesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Weipa in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Thursday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres, increasing to around 1 metre offshore south of Weipa during the afternoon or evening.Issued Wed 10:00 EST
11:28 EST Commuters on Sydney Harbour ferries have faced "white knuckle" trips to work this morning, with services still operating as the city is smashed by wild storms.