Late increase in SW swell with variable tending fresh S/SW winds.
Small SW swell with fresh S/SE tending S/SW winds.
Moderate SW swell with S/SE tending fresh S/SE winds.
Easing SW swell with SE tending fresh S/SE winds.
New S/SW swell with moderate SE tending fresh S'ly winds.
19:53 EDT Wind gusts of up to 90 kilometres an hour brought down power lines, cut traffic lights and delayed public transport across Sydney this afternoon.