Illawarra Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Wollongong
forecast windsFriday: SW 20/25 kts
Saturday: S 25 kts
Sunday: N/NE 10/15 kts
Friday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots turning southerly 15/25 knots in the middle of the day. Winds offshore reaching up to 30 knots in the late morning and again in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres by early evening. Saturday: Southerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Point Perpendicular early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming northeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, abating to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots turning east to southeasterly during the morning then becoming east to northeasterly about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.Issued Fri 10:52 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, S
most recent warnings
Gale Warning for the Batemans and Eden Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters, Hunter, Sydney & Illawarra Coasts
View all current warnings
Photographs of weather phenomena around Australia, some of them capturing rare events, have been chosen for the 2017 Australian Weather Calendar.
While most Queenslanders sheltered inside during the past week of severe storms, a breed of professional photographers known as storm chasers were outside, braving the danger to get the best possible shot.
Mount Isa's hottest start to summer on record came to a stormy end on Thursday afternoon.