South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending south to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the late morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Denham during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Wednesday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Denham in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Denham around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning southerly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Tue 04:00 WST
17:37 EDT Much of western New South Wales has begun a heat wave, reaching at least five degrees above average for at least five days, averaging a maximum of 35 degrees or more.