West to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 0.5 metres during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots. Inshore afternoon east to northeasterly seabreezes. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore.Issued Wed 04:45 EST
09:33 EST The SES says a severe storm battering parts of the Central Coast and northern Sydney is expected to continue for hours before easing this afternoon.