Sydney Offshore Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Sydney
forecast windsWednesday: NE 15/20 kts
Thursday: NW/NE 20/30 kts
Friday: NW 25/35 kts
Saturday: W/NW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning northeasterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Thursday: North to northeasterly 20/25 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 20/30 knots early in the morning then becoming northwesterly 15/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres later in the evening. 1st. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Northeasterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Wed 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, NE
most recent warnings
Coastal Gale Wind Warning for Byron, Hunter, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden Coasts. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere for Thursday
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Tasmanians are being warned to prepare for wind and rains forecast to lash the state on Thursday.
Power is gradually being turned back on across parts of South Australia but much of the state remains in darkness after a widespread blackout.
Federal Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg says serious questions will be raised about how the entirety of South Australia could be left without electricity in the wake of a huge storm, dubbed the largest in 50 years.