Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Newcastle
Tides for Gosford
forecast windsThursday: S/SE 25 kts
Friday: NE increasing 30 kts
Saturday: S 20/30 kts
Wednesday: South to southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres. Thursday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Port Stephens early in the morning. Winds turning east to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots increasing to 30 knots before turning north to northwesterly 15/25 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning.Issued Wed 22:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S
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