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Tides

Tides for Newcastle

Low Wed 17:22 (0.5m)
High Wed 23:33 (1.7m)
Low Thu 05:55 (0.4m)
High Thu 12:18 (1.6m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: NW 20/30 kts
Thursday: W/NW 25 kts
Friday: W/SW 10/15 kts
Saturday: W/SW 20/30 kts

forecast

Northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore south of Port Stephens. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Port Stephens early in the morning. Winds turning south to southwesterly during the morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southwesterly in the early afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to southwesterly 20/30 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon or evening.

Issued Wed 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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