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Tides for Newcastle

Low Thu 13:06 EDT (0.6m)
High Thu 18:50 EDT (1.4m)
Low Fri 00:44 EDT (0.5m)
High Fri 07:22 EDT (1.7m)

forecast winds

Thursday: N/NE 30 kts
Friday: N/NE 30 kts
Saturday: N/NE 20/30 kts

forecast

North to northeasterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Winds inshore north to northeasterly 15/25 knots, shifting south to southwesterly during the morning then decreasing to 10/20 knots during the day and shifting northeasterly in the late afternoon. Winds offshore north to northeasterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots south of Port Stephens early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Outlook Saturday: North to northeasterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.

Issued Thu 11:13 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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Sydney weather: Temperatures forecast to push past 40C in western parts of the city

11:05 EDT

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Burst of summer heat prompts fire ban in Sydney

10:00 EDT

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15:40 EDT

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