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Tides

Tides for Newcastle

Low Tue 15:29 (0.2m)
High Tue 21:36 (1.6m)
Low Wed 03:15 (0.3m)
High Wed 09:45 (2.1m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: N/NE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: NE/SE 25 kts
Thursday: SE 15/25 kts

forecast

North to northeasterly 15/20 knots shifting south to southeasterly during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, tending northeasterly 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: Northeast to southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching 25 knots offshore at first. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, tending northeasterly 1/2 metres during the morning.

Issued Tue 11:04 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E

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Weather News

UNICEF combines drought stories of country kids to warn of worsening rural stress

08:37 EDT

Children in drought-ravaged parts of Australia have described missing the colour green and having to kill malnourished animals before school, as part of a new project that also warns some country kids are near breaking point.

Cyclone Oma threatens Queensland's southern coastline after the same system inundated the state's north

07:41 EDT

The system which brought such devastating, a fortnight ago is refusing to go away.

Fuel tanker explodes in outback Queensland on way to help flood relief effort

16:43 EDT

A tanker truck carrying fuel into flood-ravaged north western Queensland has exploded on the Landsborough Highway, west of Barcaldine in the state's central-west — but the driver survived unscathed.