Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Newcastle
Tides for Gosford
forecast windsSunday: SW 15/20 kts
Monday: W/SW 20 kts
Tuesday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: E 10/15 kts
Sunday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres tonight. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Monday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Norah Head during the morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Tuesday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, tending southeasterly 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon.Issued Sun 16:29 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S
most recent warnings
Strong Wind Warning for the Batemans Coast and Eden Coast. Cancelled Macquarie Coast and Hunter Coast
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For most of Australia's frost-prone areas the frost season has started later than any other year since 2007 but now it has arrived with a shudder.
Although temperatures across the southern states have been more seasonal over the recent days, temperatures along the eastern seaboard have remained quite balmy.
Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.