Tuesday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Wednesday: Southerly 10/15 knots turning westerly 15/20 knots in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots turning southerly 10/15 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning southerly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres.Issued Tue 16:02 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.