Illawarra Marine Weather Overview
Tides for WollongongHigh Sat 10:39 EDT (1.8m)
Low Sat 17:23 EDT (0.2m)
High Sat 23:25 EDT (1.3m)
Low Sun 04:59 EDT (0.4m)
forecast windsSaturday: NE 25 kts
Sunday: NE 15/25 kts
Monday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Port Kembla in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore north of Port Kembla during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots turning northerly 15/20 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon, then tending northeasterly 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Outlook Monday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots shifting east to northeasterly below 10 knots during the afternoon then tending north to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore.Issued Sat 04:10 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, N
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