North to northwesterly up to 15 knots tending north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Mainly east to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly early in the morning. Seas: Up to 1.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly during the morning and westerly 20/30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Sat 05:01 EDT
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.