Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for NewcastleHigh Mon 22:38 EST (1.9m)
Low Tue 05:04 EST (0.2m)
High Tue 11:21 EST (1.7m)
Low Tue 17:15 EST (0.4m)
Tides for GosfordHigh Tue 00:58 EST (1.0m)
Low Tue 07:26 EST (-0.2m)
High Tue 13:38 EST (0.8m)
Low Tue 19:36 EST (-0.0m)
forecast windsMonday: SW 30 kts
Tuesday: W 15/20 kts
Wednesday: W 25/30 kts
Thursday: S/SW 25/35 kts
Monday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, tending southerly 2/2.5 metres later in the evening. Tuesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots late morning then turning westerly 15/20 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southerly 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres from midday. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 20/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 25/30 knots turning south to southwesterly 25/35 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore north of Norah Head. Swell: Southerly 3/5 metres.Issued Mon 16:13 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, S
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Gale Warning for the Eden Coast. Strong Wind Warning for Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast, Illawarra Coast and Batemans Coast
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