Thursday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southeast to southwesterly below 1 metre. Friday: Southerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots near Eddystone Point early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Variable below 10 knots becoming southeasterly 10/15 knots in the morning then tending easterly during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre in the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Thu 10:01 EDT
12:21 EDT Overnight temperatures lingered more than ten degrees above average for inland parts of New South Wales and Victoria.