Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Newcastle
Tides for Gosford
forecast windsMonday: NW/SW 15/20 kts
Tuesday: W 30 kts
Wednesday: S/SW 15/25 kts
Thursday: NW 20/30 kts
Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwest to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Tuesday: Westerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the afternoon. Turning south to southwesterly in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots shifting northeasterly in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: North to northeasterly 20/25 knots turning northwesterly 20/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. 1st. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, tending northeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.Issued Mon 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
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Strong Wind Warning for the Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast, Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast
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Wet weather "on par" with a system that caused widespread flooding across Adelaide earlier this month has been forecast to hit the Mount Lofty Ranges on Wednesday and Thursday.
New South Wales Premier Mike Baird has toured the flood-hit town of Forbes, in the state's central west, where he has thanked State Emergency Service (SES) volunteers for their efforts.
Agriculture authorities are monitoring the fallout from Canberra's recent above-average rainfall, but say the capital region has seen the worst of the downpours.