Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for NewcastleLow 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 GosfordLow 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 windsSunday: N/NW 15/20 kts
Monday: SW 25/30 kts
Tuesday: W 15/25 kts
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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A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.
Adelaide has recorded its chilliest July in close to 20 years, with both maximum and minimum temperatures colder than average.