Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for NewcastleLow Wed 05:52 EST (0.3m)
High Wed 12:15 EST (1.7m)
Low Wed 18:15 EST (0.5m)
High Thu 00:24 EST (1.6m)
Tides for GosfordLow Wed 08:15 EST (-0.1m)
High Wed 14:32 EST (0.8m)
Low Wed 20:36 EST (0.0m)
High Thu 02:45 EST (0.8m)
forecast windsWednesday: W locally 30 kts
Thursday: SW 20/30 kts
Friday: SW 15/25 kts
Tuesday: Westerly 10/15 knots, reaching 20 knots offshore. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres. Wednesday: Westerly 15/25 knots, locally reaching 30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres.Issued Tue 22:11 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S
most recent warnings
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