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Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Newcastle

Tides for Gosford

forecast winds

Saturday: E/NE 15/25 kts
Sunday: N 20/30 kts
Monday: W/NW increasing 30 kts


Friday: East to southeasterly 10/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Saturday: East to northeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Northeasterly 20/25 knots turning northerly 20/30 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 30 knots before shifting east to southeasterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. 1st. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon.

Issued Fri 22:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S

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Weather News

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14:02 EDT

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Flooding lingers in NSW

12:00 EDT

Parts of western and southern New South Wales are still underwater, despite rain easing across most of the state in recent weeks.