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Tides for Newcastle

Low Thu 02:40 EDT (0.3m)
High Thu 09:12 EDT (2.0m)
Low Thu 15:44 EDT (0.2m)
High Thu 21:46 EDT (1.5m)

Tides for Gosford

Low Thu 05:03 EDT (-0.1m)
High Thu 11:29 EDT (1.1m)
Low Thu 18:03 EDT (-0.2m)
High Fri 00:04 EDT (0.8m)

forecast winds

Thursday: S 25/30 kts
Friday: S 15/25 kts
Saturday: NE 15/20 kts


Wednesday: North to northeasterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Thursday: Northerly 20/30 knots tending northwest to northeasterly in the morning then shifting southerly 25/30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Southerly 15/25 knots tending southeasterly 15/20 knots early in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore north of Port Stephens. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.

Issued Wed 23:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, NE

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