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Tides for Newcastle

High Sat 14:46 (1.3m)
Low Sat 20:31 (0.7m)
High Sun 03:10 (1.7m)
Low Sun 09:59 (0.6m)

forecast winds

Saturday: N 25 kts
Sunday: N 30 kts
Monday: N 20/30 kts


Northeasterly 15/20 knots turning northerly in the evening. Winds reaching up to 25 knots south of Port Stephens in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Port Stephens around midday. Outlook Monday: Northerly 20/30 knots at first, turning south to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then becoming south to southeasterly remainder of the day. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northeasterly 1/2 metres.

Issued Sat 10:36 EDT

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

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Tropical Cyclone Nora expected to reach category four before hitting Queensland

11:14 EDT

Rapidly intensifying Tropical Cyclone Nora is expected to become a category four system in Queensland's Gulf of Carpentaria later today, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.

Tropical Cyclone Nora: BOM issues warning as storm approaches Gulf of Carpentaria

01:08 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Nora is passing by north-east Arnhem land, before moving to the Cape York Peninsula and intensifying over the weekend.

Cyclone Marcus and Cyclone Nora joined by two other systems as storms converge on Australia

00:36 EDT

A very active cyclone season is stepping up around the Australian tropics, with the Bureau of Meteorology monitoring four significant systems spiralling around the country's north.