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Tides for Wollongong

High Sat 00:35 EDT (1.5m)
Low Sat 06:38 EDT (0.4m)
High Sat 12:48 EDT (1.6m)
Low Sat 19:09 EDT (0.3m)

forecast winds

Friday: NE 20 kts
Saturday: N/NE 30 kts
Sunday: N 15/25 kts
Monday: SE/SW 15/20 kts

forecast

Friday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots south of Port Kembla in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Port Kembla by early evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Saturday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots south of Port Kembla in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 15/25 knots shifting south to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Southeast to southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon then becoming northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.

Issued Fri 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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21:28 EDT

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Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

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Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.