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Tides

Tides for Wollongong

Low Wed 17:00 EST (0.2m)
High Wed 23:11 EST (1.6m)
Low Thu 05:24 EST (0.2m)
High Thu 11:43 EST (1.6m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: N increasing 15/25 kts
Thursday: S/SW 30 kts
Friday: S 20/30 kts

forecast

Wednesday: Northerly about 10 knots increasing to 15/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, then increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southeasterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore north of Point Perpendicular. Thursday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting south to southwesterly 20/25 knots in the late morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres around midday. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon, then tending southerly 2 metres later in the evening. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southerly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southerly 2.5/3 metres, tending southeasterly 2/2.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Wed 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S

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Weather News

Drought-stricken Queensland endures dry, warm winter

10:29 EST

Queensland has just come out of a much warmer and drier winter than normal, with much of the drought-stricken state receiving almost no rain for the whole season, according to the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM).

Hunter comes out of the cold after 'average' winter

07:04 EST

Several significant cold snaps in July were the only remarkable weather events in what the Bureau of Meteorology has labelled an average winter.

NSW Upper Western wades through a wet winter

17:44 EST

Much of the state has seen great rainfall over winter, with only the north and central coast missing out.