Wednesday: Westerly 20/30 knots tending west to northwesterly in the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/4 metres. Thursday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the morning. Winds turning north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming east to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres.Issued Wed 10:00 EDT
14:22 EDT Autumn has begun in a warm and thundery way across much of New South Wales and it looks like lasting into the weekend.