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Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview

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forecast winds

Thursday: SE 20 kts
Friday: E 15/20 kts
Saturday: E/NE 15/25 kts
Sunday: N 20/30 kts


Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Norah Head in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Friday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly 15/20 knots during the morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: East to northeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Northeasterly 20/25 knots turning northerly 20/30 knots during the day. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre.

Issued Thu 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S

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