Sydney Offshore Marine Weather Overview
Tides for SydneyHigh Sun 09:33 EST (1.6m)
Low Sun 15:22 EST (0.3m)
High Sun 21:45 EST (1.9m)
Low Mon 04:16 EST (0.1m)
forecast windsSunday: W/NW 20/25 kts
Monday: SW 25/30 kts
Tuesday: W 15/25 kts
North to northwesterly 15/20 knots, tending west to northwesterly during the afternoon and reaching 20/25 knots at times. Winds tending west to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 25/30 knots tending westerly 15/25 knots before dawn then tending 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 Sun 04:10 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
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