Illawarra Marine Weather Overview
Tides for WollongongLow Wed 03:29 EDT (0.4m)
High Wed 09:46 EDT (1.6m)
Low Wed 16:03 EDT (0.3m)
High Wed 22:05 EDT (1.4m)
forecast windsWednesday: NE 15/25 kts
Thursday: N/NE 20/30 kts
Friday: N 15/25 kts
Tuesday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Wednesday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning northeasterly in the morning, reaching 15/25 knots in the late afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly 20/25 knots tending northerly 15/25 knots before dawn then tending north to northeasterly 20/30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Northerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Tue 20:26 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
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Towns in Queensland's south-east have been hit by storms, but Brisbane has escaped much of the rainfall and the weather is no longer regarded as severe.
The start of spring has been unusually dry across most of New South Wales.
The Queensland Rural Fire Service says fires on parts of the state's coast will burn hotter and faster this season due to the ongoing dry.