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Tides

Tides for Newcastle

Low Sun 03:31 EST (0.2m)
High Sun 09:41 EST (1.6m)
Low Sun 15:23 EST (0.4m)
High Sun 21:48 EST (2.0m)

Tides for Gosford

Low Sun 05:53 EST (-0.2m)
High Sun 11:56 EST (0.8m)
Low Sun 17:45 EST (-0.1m)
High Mon 00:08 EST (1.0m)

forecast winds

Sunday: N/NW 15/20 kts
Monday: SW 25/30 kts
Tuesday: W 15/25 kts

forecast

Saturday: Northwesterly about 10 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Sunday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots turning west to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore around midday. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots becoming southwesterly 25/30 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Southerly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming westerly 15/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres.

Issued Sat 23:07 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S

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11:36 EST

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