Tuesday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning southwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Wednesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to southwesterly in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore west of Port Hedland in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots tending westerly in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Northwest to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres west of Port Hedland. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.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.