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Tides for Wollongong

Low Thu 15:42 EDT (0.1m)
High Thu 21:41 EDT (1.4m)
Low Fri 03:26 EDT (0.3m)
High Fri 09:52 EDT (1.9m)

forecast winds

Thursday: S change 20/30 kts
Friday: S/SE 20 kts
Saturday: NE 15/25 kts


Thursday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots ahead of a gusty southerly change 20/30 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres by evening. Swell: Northeasterly 1/2 metres. Friday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching 20 knots offshore at first, becoming east to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, tending easterly around midday. Outlook Saturday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.

Issued Thu 10:18 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S

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