Illawarra Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Wollongong
forecast windsSaturday: S 30 kts
Sunday: NE 15/20 kts
Monday: N increasing 25/30 kts
Saturday: Southerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the late morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 3 metres. Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Port Kembla during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, tending southeasterly 1.5/2 metres around midday. Outlook Monday: Northerly 15/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, tending southerly below 1 metre during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Sat 11:54 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SE
most recent warnings
Strong Wind Warning Byron, Illawarra, Batemans & Eden Coast. Cancelled for Coffs Coast, Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast and Sydney Coast
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