South to southwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots in the east in the late morning. Winds decreasing to 15/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Southerly 10/15 knots turning east to southeasterly in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres in the west.Issued Thu 10:48 EDT
12:21 EDT Overnight temperatures lingered more than ten degrees above average for inland parts of New South Wales and Victoria.