Forecast issued at 10:44 am EST on Friday 24 May 2013.
A deepening low pressure centre off the Mid North Coast is directing a fresh to strong east to southeasterly airstream over Sydney. A high pressure ridge is then expected to develop across New South Wales on Saturday.
Forecast for Friday until midnight
- Southerly 20 to 25 knots.
- 1 to 2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening.
Saturday 25 May
- South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the early afternoon.
- Up to 1 metre.
Sunday 26 May
- Variable about 10 knots.
- Below 0.5 metres.
Monday 27 May
- West to southwesterly about 10 knots tending southerly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
- Below 1 metre.
Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:05 pm EST Friday.