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Illawarra Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Port Kembla

High Thu 08:07 (1.7m)
Low Thu 14:57 (0.3m)
High Thu 20:46 (1.2m)
Low Fri 02:14 (0.5m)

forecast winds

Thursday: N 30 kts
Friday: S 15/20 kts
Saturday: E/SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Northerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning east to southeasterly during the morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Northeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly below 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.

Issued Thu 04:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, NE

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