Illawarra Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Wollongong
forecast windsFriday: W/NW 30 kts
Saturday: W 20/30 kts
Sunday: W 20/30 kts
Monday: N 20/30 kts
Friday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore south of Port Kembla. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Saturday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 20/30 knots turning northerly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. 1st. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Northerly 20/30 knots turning westerly during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Northeasterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning.Issued Fri 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, NE
most recent warnings
Three adults and two young children have been rescued by helicopter after becoming trapped in floodwaters in Huonville, south-east of Tasmania.
Parts of New South Wales have been warned to prepare for wild weather overnight as a low-pressure system from Tasmania gets set to batter northern parts of the state.
Power may not be restored to Eyre Peninsula homes until the early hours of the morning after twin tornadoes and wild weather caused significant damage to transmission towers in South Australia.