Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for NewcastleHigh Wed 02:04 EST (1.2m)
Low Wed 07:53 EST (0.6m)
High Wed 14:40 EST (1.6m)
Low Wed 21:27 EST (0.6m)
Tides for GosfordLow Tue 22:28 EST (0.1m)
High Wed 04:22 EST (0.5m)
Low Wed 10:16 EST (0.1m)
High Wed 16:57 EST (0.8m)
forecast windsTuesday: SW 35 kts
Wednesday: SW 45 kts
Thursday: SW 25/35 kts
Friday: S 20/30 kts
Tuesday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching 35 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres by evening. Swell: Easterly 1.5 metres, tending southerly 1.5/2.5 metres in the evening. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Wednesday: Southwesterly 30/40 knots, reaching 45 knots offshore in the morning. Seas: 3/5 metres. Swell: Southerly 3 metres, increasing to 4/5 metres during the morning. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore in the morning. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 25/35 knots turning southerly 20/30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2.5/4 metres. Swell: Southerly 4/5 metres. Outlook Friday: Southerly 20/30 knots turning southeasterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore.Issued Tue 16:07 EST
Seas: Up to 5.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, S
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Gale Warning from the Macquarie Coast to the Eden Coast. Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters, Byron Coast and Coffs Coast
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The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.
Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.
The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.