Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Newcastle
Tides for Gosford
forecast windsThursday: SW 30 kts
Friday: SW 15/20 kts
Saturday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Thursday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching 30 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Decreasing to 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres by early evening. 1st. Swell: East to northeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. 2nd. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore north of Port Stephens. Friday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning southerly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore south of Norah Head. 1st. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. 2nd. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the evening. 1st. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.Issued Thu 10:23 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, ENE
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Strong Wind Warning: Coffs, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden coasts. Cancellation: Sydney Waters and Byron Coast
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