Tuesday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 0.5 metres. Wednesday: East to northeasterly 15/20 knots tending north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day then becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots before dawn then tending east to southeasterly 15/25 knots early in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 15/25 knots tending east to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the day then becoming variable below 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: West to northwesterly 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.