Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Newcastle
Tides for Gosford
forecast windsSunday: W/NW 15/25 kts
Monday: SW 20/30 kts
Tuesday: W/SW 20/30 kts
Sunday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots turning west to southwesterly in the late morning and early afternoon then shifting south to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the late afternoon or evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre. Monday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending east to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon then shifting southwesterly 20/30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres south of Port Stephens later in the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Tuesday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.Issued Sun 10:32 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
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At least 100 properties have been impacted by flood waters and people have been evacuated from Forbes in central-western NSW, as floodwaters cut off roads and cause widespread damage to crops.
Southwestern parts of Western Australia have had rain of up to 24mm of rain this morning as another cold front swept over the region.
Farmers near Forbes in the New South Wales central west are bracing for extensive loses as their crops continue to be inundated with flood waters, which are expected to peak later today.