Illawarra Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Wollongong
forecast windsWednesday: N 10/15 kts
Thursday: NW 15/25 kts
Friday: W/SW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon then becoming northerly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning. Reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Point Perpendicular in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon.Issued Wed 10:00 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
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Strong Wind Warning for the Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast, Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast for Thursday
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Looking back over the month, it has certainly been one of contrasts over New South Wales.
It could be another month before a key Tasmanian rail service, the Western Line, can be re-opened after flood damage.
The cold fronts that have frozen southeastern Australia haven't had the gas to push far enough north to cool Darwin, with heat records for the NT capital.