Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Newcastle
Tides for Gosford
forecast windsWednesday: W/SW 35 kts
Thursday: SW 40 kts
Friday: S/SW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots tending west to southwesterly 20/30 knots during the afternoon and evening, reaching 35 knots offshore. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres by evening. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres. Thursday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching 40 knots offshore in the morning. Seas: 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. 1st. Swell: Southerly 3/5 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Easterly 1/2 metres, decreasing below 0.5 metres during the morning.Issued Wed 11:00 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E
most recent warnings
Gale Warning acquarie Coast, Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast, Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere
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Parts of Victoria have already received almost double the average rainfall this month, and some areas have recorded the wettest April in 16 years.
Warmer-than-normal oceans have contributed to a late end to a big wet season across the southern hemisphere.
Frosty morning temperatures are expected over Victoria and New South Wales on Thursday.