Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Newcastle
Tides for Gosford
forecast windsFriday: W increasing 25/30 kts
Saturday: W 20/30 kts
Sunday: SW 20/30 kts
Westerly 20/30 knots, increasing to 25/30 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres in the evening. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southerly 2/2.5 metres.Issued Fri 04:10 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, S
most recent warnings
Gale Warning for Batemans & Eden Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Waters; Byron, Coffs, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney & Illawarra Coasts
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