Thursday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Friday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon then becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres. Outlook Sunday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots tending northerly 20/30 knots during the morning then tending southwesterly 15/20 knots late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres.Issued Thu 16:07 EDT
19:53 EDT Wind gusts of up to 90 kilometres an hour brought down power lines, cut traffic lights and delayed public transport across Sydney this afternoon.