Illawarra Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Wollongong
forecast windsTuesday: S 15/20 kts
Wednesday: NE 15/20 kts
Thursday: N/NE 15/25 kts
Monday: Southerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Point Perpendicular in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Point Perpendicular by early evening. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Tuesday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore north of Port Kembla. Outlook Wednesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming east to southeasterly about 10 knots in the morning then tending northeasterly 15/20 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to around 1 metre by early evening. 1st. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: North to northeasterly 15/25 knots turning northwesterly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.Issued Mon 22:07 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, N
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Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.