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Tides for Newcastle

High Fri 00:10 EST (1.5m)
Low Fri 06:15 EST (0.4m)
High Fri 12:44 EST (1.7m)
Low Fri 19:12 EST (0.5m)

Tides for Gosford

High Fri 02:31 EST (0.7m)
Low Fri 08:37 EST (-0.0m)
High Fri 15:02 EST (0.8m)
Low Fri 21:31 EST (0.0m)

forecast winds

Thursday: SW 35 kts
Friday: S 35 kts
Saturday: SE 10 kts
Sunday: S 10/15 kts


Thursday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching 35 knots offshore. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Friday: Southerly 20/30 knots, reaching 35 knots offshore at first, decreasing to 15/25 knots in the morning then tending south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 2/2.5 metres, tending southerly 1.5/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 10/15 knots turning easterly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Port Stephens. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning.

Issued Thu 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S

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Weather News

Shoalhaven Council flood damage bill hits $1 million

16:41 EST

The damage caused by last week's flood is becoming clearer across the Shoalhaven, as the clean up continues.

A gusty day for SA

15:31 EST

Yesterday, much of South Australia was being battered by a low pressure system, sending gusty showers onshore.

Thundery start for NSW and southern QLD

11:58 EST

A band of thunderstorms swept across NSW and QLD late last night and into this morning, bringing a thundery alarm.