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Tides for Newcastle

Low Mon 17:26 EST (0.6m)
High Mon 23:45 EST (1.8m)
Low Tue 06:19 EST (0.3m)
High Tue 12:38 EST (1.6m)

Tides for Gosford

Low Mon 19:46 EST (0.0m)
High Tue 02:06 EST (1.0m)
Low Tue 08:42 EST (-0.1m)
High Tue 14:56 EST (0.8m)

forecast winds

Monday: W 30 kts
Tuesday: W/SW 30 kts
Wednesday: SE 15/20 kts
Thursday: N/NE 15/20 kts

forecast

Monday: Westerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots north of Norah Head in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Tuesday: West to southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Norah Head in the morning. Winds turning south to southeasterly in the early afternoon. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Mon 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S

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