Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for NewcastleHigh Wed 09:53 EDT (1.7m)
Low Wed 16:06 EDT (0.4m)
High Wed 22:08 EDT (1.5m)
Low Thu 04:00 EDT (0.4m)
Tides for GosfordHigh Wed 12:09 EDT (0.8m)
Low Wed 18:25 EDT (-0.0m)
High Thu 00:26 EDT (0.7m)
Low Thu 06:22 EDT (-0.0m)
forecast windsWednesday: E/NE 20 kts
Thursday: NE increasing 15/25 kts
Friday: N 15/25 kts
East to northeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching 20 knots south of Port Stephens in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots, increasing to 15/25 knots sin the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Northerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.Issued Wed 04:10 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
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A new temperature record will be set in Hobart on Thursday if the mercury hits 29 degrees Celsius, which meteorologists say is likely, with a top of 30 degrees forecast.
Towns in Queensland's south-east have been hit by storms, but Brisbane has escaped much of the rainfall and the weather is no longer regarded as severe.
The start of spring has been unusually dry across most of New South Wales.