Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Newcastle
Tides for Gosford
forecast windsThursday: N/NE 10/15 kts
Friday: N 10/15 kts
Saturday: NE 10/15 kts
Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Northerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the evening. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.Issued Thu 04:10 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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Nestled in amongst several other islands to the northeast of Cape York Peninsula, including Friday to the west and Wednesday to the northeast, it's easy to overlook the weather of Thursday Island.
A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).
After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.