Illawarra Marine Weather Overview
Tides for WollongongHigh Sun 21:43 EST (1.9m)
Low Mon 04:18 EST (0.1m)
High Mon 10:24 EST (1.5m)
Low Mon 16:15 EST (0.3m)
forecast windsSunday: W 30 kts
Monday: W 30 kts
Tuesday: SW 15/25 kts
Wednesday: SW 25/30 kts
Sunday: Westerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Monday: Westerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the day. Winds turning south to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots becoming west to northwesterly 15/20 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 20/30 knots turning southwesterly 25/30 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.Issued Sun 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S
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Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Coast, Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast
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Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.
Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.
With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.