Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Newcastle
Tides for Gosford
forecast windsWednesday: N 15/25 kts
Thursday: S increasing 30/40 kts
Friday: S/SW 30/35 kts
Wednesday: Northerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre. Thursday: Northerly 15/25 knots reaching up to 30 knots at times offshore, ahead of a southerly change 20/30 knots in the afternoon, increasing to 30/40 knots evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 30/35 knots tending south to southeasterly 20/30 knots during the day. Seas: 2.5/4 metres. 1st. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the evening. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Wed 10:41 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, NNE
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Gale Warning Sydney Closed Waters & Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra & Batemans coasts & Strong Wind Warning remaining coastal waters for Thursday
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Ex-Cyclone Debbie is causing monsoonal rain and major flooding across central Queensland, with the deluge set to hit Brisbane on Thursday.
Damage to crops from is slowly becoming apparent as the worst of the wild weather moves south.
Damage from Cyclone Debbie has cut all roads to the north Queensland towns of Bowen, Airlie Beach and Proserpine, but there have been no reports of injury from Daydream Island in the Whitsundays, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said this morning.