Illawarra Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Wollongong
forecast windsTuesday: S change 30 kts
Wednesday: S 20 kts
Thursday: S/SE 10/15 kts
North to northwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching 30 knots at times ahead of a gusty southerly change 25/30 knots in the afternoon. Winds easing to 20/25 knots by the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. 1st. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre, tending southerly 1/1.5 metres in the evening. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Southerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Port Kembla early in the morning. Winds shifting east to northeasterly below 10 knots in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. 1st. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots tending south to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Tue 06:26 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
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