Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for NewcastleHigh Fri 19:04 EST (1.9m)
Low Sat 01:36 EST (0.2m)
High Sat 07:42 EST (1.6m)
Low Sat 13:27 EST (0.3m)
Tides for GosfordHigh Fri 21:23 EST (1.0m)
Low Sat 03:56 EST (-0.2m)
High Sat 09:57 EST (0.8m)
Low Sat 15:48 EST (-0.1m)
forecast windsFriday: S/SW 25 kts
Saturday: NW/SW 20 kts
Sunday: S/SW 15/25 kts
Monday: SW 15/20 kts
Friday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching 25 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres. Saturday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the evening, reaching 20 knots south of Port Stephens. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres.Issued Fri 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S
most recent warnings
View all current warnings
Shoalhaven oyster farmers face hundreds of thousands of dollars in losses as floods wash away salinity
Oyster farms flooded in this week's downpour at Greenwell Point on the New South Wales south coast could lose hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of oysters.
The Bureau of Meteorology says spring could be wetter than normal for much of western and central Australia.
A moisture laden southerly flow directed by an East Coast Low interacted with an upper cold pool over parts of Victoria yesterday producing persistent and heavy showers.