Shoalhaven News

Damaging wind alert - again!


Get ready for more damaging winds later today.

The bureau has issued a severe weather warning for the Illawarra and South Coast with gusts set to hit the 90 km/h mark later this afternoon.

A warning has also been issued for hazardous surf conditions.

A 52 km/h gust was recorded in Nowra just after 2 o'clock this morning.. and a 63 k gust at Kiama around the same time.

The southwesterly is expected to ease tomorrow morning.


The SES has been busy across the Illawarra, Shoalhaven and Southern Highlands answering almost 100 calls for fallen trees and damaged roofs yesterday and last night.

If you need assistance call the SES on 132 500.

Images: SES Kiama Unit

Tags: damaging winds, Kiama SES