Illawarra Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Wollongong
forecast windsTuesday: W/NW 25 kts
Wednesday: W/NW 15/25 kts
Thursday: N 15/20 kts
Tuesday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots south of Point Kembla. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Wednesday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots tending southwesterly 15/20 knots in the late morning or early afternoon then becoming southeast to northeasterly about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots shifting northerly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Tue 10:00 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
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Widespread rainfall is expected to impact the state from Saturday as two systems interact with one another from the north and west.
The weather bureau is warning Tasmanians of a wet and windy week ahead, after gusts associated with a cold front caused widespread power outages overnight.
A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).