Illawarra Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Wollongong
forecast windsThursday: S/SW 35 kts
Friday: S/SW 30 kts
Saturday: S 20/30 kts
Thursday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the afternoon. Friday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots north of Point Perpendicular early in the morning. Winds tending west to southwesterly below 10 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southerly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning southerly 20/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the evening.Issued Thu 10:03 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, S
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