Illawarra Marine Weather Overview
Tides for WollongongLow Fri 18:22 EDT (0.2m)
High Sat 00:35 EDT (1.5m)
Low Sat 06:38 EDT (0.4m)
High Sat 12:48 EDT (1.6m)
forecast windsFriday: NE 20 kts
Saturday: N/NE 30 kts
Sunday: N 15/25 kts
Friday: Northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots south of Port Kembla in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Saturday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots south of Port Kembla in the late afternoon and 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 southerly 10/15 knots during the 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.Issued Fri 11:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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Strong Wind Warning for Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast for Saturday
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Dark and ominous clouds developed over southern parts of the ACT yesterday afternoon amid a deep and unstable low pressure trough.
For those seeking the perfect weather for the perfect date this Valentine's weekend, Australian capital cities seem sure to share the love! Brisbane and Darwin will be hot and steamy as per usual, expecting a maximum temperature into the low 30s on both days.
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.