Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots tending west to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Mainly southeasterly below 1 metre. Saturday: West to southwesterly 10/20 knots turning west to northwesterly 5/15 knots during the afternoon then northerly late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Mainly southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Northerly below 10 knots, increasing to 15/20 knots in the morning, then easing to 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Below 1 metre.Issued Fri 16:07 EDT
16:08 EDT Strong winds battered New South Wales yesterday, with some places receiving their strongest wind gusts in seven years.