Illawarra Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Wollongong
forecast windsSaturday: SW 20/30 kts
Sunday: SW 30 kts
Saturday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning southwesterly 20/30 knots in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 35 knots offshore south of Point Perpendicular this evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres. Sunday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres. Outlook Monday: Coast. South to southwesterly 20/30 knots turning southeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Sat 13:29 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S
most recent warnings
Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.
A strong and complex low is moving over New Zealand and has been generating heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and gale force winds.
The sunrise this morning likely made the ancient sandstone formation of Uluru glow a glorious red at dawn, although cloud and rain from today should lead to more demure morning displays for the next couple of days.