Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for NewcastleLow Sun 04:40 EST (0.3m)
High Sun 10:51 EST (1.6m)
Low Sun 16:30 EST (0.5m)
High Sun 22:53 EST (1.9m)
Tides for GosfordLow Sun 07:03 EST (-0.1m)
High Sun 13:08 EST (0.8m)
Low Sun 18:50 EST (0.0m)
High Mon 01:14 EST (1.0m)
forecast windsSunday: W/SW 20 kts
Monday: W 15/25 kts
Tuesday: W/SW 15/25 kts
Saturday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Norah Head. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore north of Norah Head. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres. Sunday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Port Stephens early in the morning. Winds tending west to northwesterly in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Monday: Westerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore north of Norah Head during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore north of Norah Head. Outlook Tuesday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots turning south to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres.Issued Sat 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S
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