Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for NewcastleLow Tue 05:04 EST (0.2m)
High Tue 11:21 EST (1.7m)
Low Tue 17:15 EST (0.4m)
High Tue 23:29 EST (1.8m)
Tides for GosfordLow Tue 07:26 EST (-0.2m)
High Tue 13:38 EST (0.8m)
Low Tue 19:36 EST (-0.0m)
High Wed 01:50 EST (0.9m)
forecast windsTuesday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: W increasing 25/30 kts
Thursday: S/SW 25/35 kts
Monday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching 25 knots offshore. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Tuesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 20/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 25/30 knots turning south to southwesterly 25/35 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore north of Norah Head. Swell: Southerly 3/5 metres.Issued Mon 22:30 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S
most recent warnings
Two men stranded with their car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, for nearly 24 hours have been rescued.
Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.
A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.