Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Newcastle
Tides for Gosford
forecast windsWednesday: W/SW 20 kts
Thursday: N/NW 15/20 kts
Friday: W 20/30 kts
Wednesday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots north of Port Stephens during the morning and early afternoon. Becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Thursday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to northwesterly in the late morning and afternoon. Reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots turning southwesterly 20/25 knots during the day. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre, tending south to southwesterly 1/2 metres during the morning.Issued Wed 10:00 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
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Strong Wind Warning for the Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast, Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast for Thursday
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Looking back over the month, it has certainly been one of contrasts over New South Wales.
It could be another month before a key Tasmanian rail service, the Western Line, can be re-opened after flood damage.
The cold fronts that have frozen southeastern Australia haven't had the gas to push far enough north to cool Darwin, with heat records for the NT capital.