Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for NewcastleHigh Sun 13:47 EDT (1.5m)
Low Sun 20:00 EDT (0.4m)
High Mon 02:32 EDT (1.6m)
Low Mon 08:52 EDT (0.6m)
Tides for GosfordLow Sun 10:03 EDT (0.0m)
High Sun 16:09 EDT (0.8m)
Low Sun 22:23 EDT (0.0m)
High Mon 04:50 EDT (0.8m)
forecast windsSunday: NE 15/20 kts
Monday: NE 25 kts
Tuesday: N/NE 15/20 kts
Northeasterly 15/20 knots, shifting south to southeasterly in the afternoon or evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 15/20 knots in the afternoon, reaching 25 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots shifting south to southwesterly during the morning then tending south to southeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.Issued Sun 04:10 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.
The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.
Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.