Sunday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots, although southeasterly 10/15 knots in the east early in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Monday: Southwesterly 10/20 knots, reaching 25 knots offshore. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then south to southwesterly during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre.Issued Sun 10:00 EST
11:49 EST The New South Wales State Emergency Service (SES) says it has received about 1,000 calls for help since a severe hail storm hit Sydney and the Blue Mountains late yesterday, adding to the backlog created by a powerful east coast low earlier in the week.