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Tides

Tides for Newcastle

Low Wed 13:12 EST (0.5m)
High Wed 19:48 EST (1.9m)
Low Thu 02:24 EST (0.4m)
High Thu 08:23 EST (1.5m)

Tides for Gosford

High Wed 09:52 EST (0.7m)
Low Wed 15:33 EST (0.0m)
High Wed 22:08 EST (1.0m)
Low Thu 04:45 EST (-0.1m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: W/SW 10/15 kts
Thursday: SW 35 kts
Friday: S 25/30 kts

forecast

West to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the morning then tending southwesterly in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 35 knots offshore south of Port Stephens in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Friday: Southerly 25/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon.

Issued Wed 04:10 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S

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Weather News

Cyclone in July: Weather bureau declares Raquel poses no threat to Queensland

07:40 EST

Queensland forecasters have named Raquel as their first ever recorded July cyclone, which has formed this morning north of the Solomon Islands.

Vanuatu president's decision to leave country as Cyclone Pam approached criticised by international aid groups

07:36 EST

The decision by Vanuatu's president and senior disaster officials to fly to a conference in Japan as Cyclone Pam bore down on the Pacific nation in March made response efforts more difficult, aid group Save the Children says.

PM brings cash for RAAF upgrade on visit to meet flood volunteers

07:35 EST

The Prime Minister Tony Abbott will be in Newcastle today to announce $274 million to get work started on a major upgrade of the Williamtown air force base.