Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the morning. Winds turning easterly in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southwest to southeasterly about 10 knots, tending southeast to northeasterly in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Wed 10:00 EST
12:00 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.