Thursday: Northerly 20/25 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore during the evening. Friday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore by early evening. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around dawn, then decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the evening.Issued Thu 19:13 EST
19:53 EDT Wind gusts of up to 90 kilometres an hour brought down power lines, cut traffic lights and delayed public transport across Sydney this afternoon.