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Tides for Newcastle

Low Sat 19:09 EDT (0.4m)
High Sun 01:34 EDT (1.7m)
Low Sun 07:43 EDT (0.5m)
High Sun 13:47 EDT (1.5m)

Tides for Gosford

Low Sat 21:31 EDT (-0.1m)
High Sun 03:51 EDT (0.8m)
Low Sun 10:03 EDT (0.0m)
High Sun 16:09 EDT (0.8m)

forecast winds

Saturday: NE 15/20 kts
Sunday: N/NE 25 kts
Monday: NE 15/25 kts
Tuesday: N/NE 15/20 kts


Saturday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Port Stephens by early evening. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Sunday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots north of Norah Head in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres north of Norah Head during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: East to northeasterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming northeasterly 15/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots shifting south to southwesterly during the morning then tending south to southeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.

Issued Sat 16:05 EDT

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

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