Sydney Offshore Marine Weather Overview
Tides for SydneyLow Sun 03:30 EST (0.1m)
High Sun 09:33 EST (1.6m)
Low Sun 15:22 EST (0.3m)
High Sun 21:45 EST (1.9m)
forecast windsSaturday: W 20 kts
Sunday: W/SW 15/25 kts
Monday: SW 20/30 kts
Tuesday: W 15/25 kts
Saturday: Westerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Easterly below 0.5 metres. Sunday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots tending northerly in the morning then shifting west to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots becoming southwesterly 20/30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Tuesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the evening. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning.Issued Sat 23:07 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
most recent warnings
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A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.
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