Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Newcastle
Tides for Gosford
forecast windsFriday: S/SW 25 kts
Saturday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Sunday: N 15/20 kts
South to southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots south of Port Stephens in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then tending northerly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the evening. 1st. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.Issued Fri 04:10 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S
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