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Tuesday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: SE 15/20 kts
Thursday: E 15/20 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres south of Cape Sidmouth. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Tue 04:45 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ESE

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NSW weather: Severe thunderstorm works its way from Sydney to state's north

22:27 EDT

Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.

A case of history repeating itself: What is wrong with South Australia's electricity network?

18:43 EDT

Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.

Stormy Monday across Australia

17:03 EDT

Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.