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Tides for Newcastle

Low Thu 00:07 EDT (0.5m)
High Thu 06:21 EDT (1.3m)
Low Thu 12:03 EDT (0.7m)
High Thu 18:19 EDT (1.5m)

Tides for Gosford

Low Thu 02:26 EDT (0.0m)
High Thu 08:37 EDT (0.6m)
Low Thu 14:23 EDT (0.1m)
High Thu 20:40 EDT (0.7m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: S 25 kts
Thursday: SE 15/20 kts
Friday: NE 15/20 kts
Saturday: NE 15/20 kts


Wednesday: Southerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Norah Head in the evening. Winds tending southeasterly in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres. Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Friday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning northeasterly 15/20 knots before dawn. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, tending southeasterly around 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre.

Issued Wed 16:05 EDT

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

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Victorian desalination plant could be used for first time to cope with hot summer

19:22 EDT

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17:58 EDT

Early spring warmth will come to an end as the Queensland coast is in for a breezy few days.

Tasmanian farmers say the lack of good rainfall is serious

15:50 EDT

The dry season through Tasmania's midlands, east coast and south-east is becoming a serious situation according to Coal Valley farmer, Justin Nichols.