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Tides

Tides for Newcastle

High Fri 20:14 EST (2.0m)
Low Sat 02:46 EST (0.2m)
High Sat 08:52 EST (1.6m)
Low Sat 14:31 EST (0.4m)

Tides for Gosford

High Fri 22:33 EST (1.1m)
Low Sat 05:08 EST (-0.2m)
High Sat 11:07 EST (0.8m)
Low Sat 16:53 EST (-0.1m)

forecast winds

Friday: Variable 10 kts
Saturday: NW 25 kts
Sunday: W/NW 10/15 kts
Monday: W/SW 20/30 kts

forecast

Friday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 15/20 knots early in the morning then tending northwesterly in the late afternoon and evening, reaching up to 25 knots offshore. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots turning west to southwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.

Issued Fri 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S

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Weather News

July wrap up around the grounds

16:19 EST

The month of July was quite dynamic across the nation, with some particularly strong cold fronts which delivered low level snow as far north as the Border Ranges, and spells of prolonged dry and warm conditions, particularly along the east coast.

Widespread rain to quench thirsty West Australian crops

16:02 EST

Widespread, drenching rain across many parts of Western Australia's agricultural region, brings a smile to the faces of local farmers.

The Photo Fence: Artists capture Darwin homeowners' love affair with high fences

15:20 EST

Some encase Darwin's homes in a gnarled mesh vestige while others stand like spiked watchmen separating the street from those living inside.