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Tides for Newcastle

High Sat 02:03 (1.7m)
Low Sat 08:43 (0.6m)
High Sat 14:46 (1.3m)
Low Sat 20:31 (0.7m)

forecast winds

Friday: E 10/15 kts
Saturday: N 25 kts
Sunday: N increasing 25/30 kts
Monday: N 20/30 kts


Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Easterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots turning northerly in the evening. Winds reaching up to 25 knots south of Port Stephens in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 15/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Monday: Northerly 20/30 knots at first, turning south to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then becoming south to southeasterly remainder of the day. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northeasterly 1/2 metres.

Issued Fri 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, E

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