Tuesday: Northeast to southeasterly 30/35 knots. Seas: 3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore west of Port Hedland. Swell: Easterly 2.5 metres. Wednesday: East to southeasterly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots west of Port Hedland in the morning. Winds tending east to northeasterly 20/30 knots in the morning then tending east to southeasterly in the evening. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 20/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore.Issued Tue 22:01 WST
23:36 EST New South Wales authorities say they are dealing with the largest storm operation in a decade after three people were killed in "cyclonic" conditions that have battered parts of the state for hours.