|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Tuesday: Westerly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Wednesday: West to northwesterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore around midday. Outlook Thursday: Northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending northeast to southeasterly during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore.Issued Tue 10:01 EST
11:29 EST Tens of thousands of people are without power and SES crews have answered more than 3,000 emergency calls as heavy rain and "cyclonic" winds topping 130kph continue to lash Sydney, the Hunter and the NSW Central Coast.