Illawarra Marine Weather Overview
Tides for WollongongLow Wed 14:48 EDT (0.1m)
High Wed 20:48 EDT (1.4m)
Low Thu 02:39 EDT (0.2m)
High Thu 09:05 EDT (1.9m)
forecast windsWednesday: N/NE increasing 20/30 kts
Thursday: S change 20/30 kts
Friday: NE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots, increasing to 20/30 knots during the afternoon and the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Thursday: Northerly 15/25 knots tending west to northwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning ahead of a gusty southerly change 20/30 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Southeasterly 1/2 metres. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming northeasterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Wed 10:35 EDT
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, NE
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The drying effect of El Nino is restricting irrigation in northern Tasmania.
Extreme heat has been affecting New South Wales again this week just ahead of a cooler change.
The fruit industry will ask consumers to lower their expectations on fruit quality this season.