Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southerly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon then tending southeasterly in the late evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Thursday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Friday: Easterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres.Issued Wed 10:00 WST
12:00 EST Commuters on Sydney Harbour ferries have faced "white knuckle" trips to work this morning, with services still operating as the city is smashed by wild storms.