Variable around 10 knots ahead of a south to southwesterly change 20/25 knots in the afternoon, then easing to 15/20 knots late evening. Squalls 25/30 knots possible with thunderstorms. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots before dawn then becoming southerly 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo during the morning. Outlook Monday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo.Issued Sat 04:26 CDT
21:10 EDT Firefighters have put out several grass fires around Sydney and warned that any bushfires that develop will be extremely difficult to control, as temperatures are forecast to remain high over the weekend.