Thursday: Easterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots west of Albany in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres west of Albany. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres. Friday: East to northeasterly 15/20 knots shifting southerly in the evening. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore west of Albany early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms east of Albany during the afternoon and evening. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 10/15 knots turning southwesterly during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres.Issued Thu 22:00 WST
19:53 EDT Wind gusts of up to 90 kilometres an hour brought down power lines, cut traffic lights and delayed public transport across Sydney this afternoon.