Tuesday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots west of Eyre in the evening. Winds tending south to southeasterly below 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres west of Eyre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres west of Eyre. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5 metres. Wednesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon and evening. Winds reaching up to 25 knots west of Eyre in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: East to northeasterly 20/25 knots becoming northeasterly 20/30 knots before dawn then tending northeast to southeasterly 15/25 knots early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots shifting east to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.Issued Tue 16:01 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.