Tuesday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots turning southerly in the afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots west of Eyre during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres west of Eyre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5 metres. Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming easterly 15/20 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots shifting south to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres.Issued Tue 10:14 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.