Sunday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres. Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwesterly 10/15 knots in the morning then tending westerly 20/25 knots in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres around midday. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore during the morning.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.