Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for NewcastleHigh Tue 21:32 EDT (1.5m)
Low Wed 03:30 EDT (0.4m)
High Wed 09:53 EDT (1.7m)
Low Wed 16:06 EDT (0.4m)
Tides for GosfordHigh Tue 23:51 EDT (0.7m)
Low Wed 05:51 EDT (-0.0m)
High Wed 12:09 EDT (0.8m)
Low Wed 18:25 EDT (-0.0m)
forecast windsTuesday: SE 20 kts
Wednesday: E/NE 20 kts
Thursday: NE 15/25 kts
Friday: N 15/25 kts
Tuesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Norah Head in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore north of Norah Head. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Wednesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly during the day. Winds reaching up to 20 knots south of Port Stephens in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Northerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.Issued Tue 16:05 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
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The start of spring has been unusually dry across most of New South Wales.
Towns in Queensland's south-east are being hit by storms as a front moves slowly towards Brisbane, but a severe storm warning has been cancelled.
The Queensland Rural Fire Service says fires on parts of the state's coast will burn hotter and faster this season due to the ongoing dry.