Sunday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots in the far east early in the morning. Winds decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Monday: Northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly 15/20 knots early in the morning then shifting west to southwesterly 20/25 knots in the afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: West to southwesterly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres in the far east. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Sun 11:01 EDT
09:26 EDT Sydney is set to swelter with temperatures in the western suburbs set to reach the early 40s as firefighters prepare for possible bushfires.