Tuesday: Northeasterly 10/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Wednesday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the morning. Winds shifting west to northwesterly below 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: South to southeasterly 15/25 knots becoming southeasterly 20/30 knots in the morning then decreasing to 20/25 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Northeast to southeasterly 15/20 knots becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then tending northerly during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.Issued Tue 22:00 EDT
17:37 EDT Much of western New South Wales has begun a heat wave, reaching at least five degrees above average for at least five days, averaging a maximum of 35 degrees or more.