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Tides for Newcastle

High Fri 19:04 EST (1.9m)
Low Sat 01:36 EST (0.2m)
High Sat 07:42 EST (1.6m)
Low Sat 13:27 EST (0.3m)

Tides for Gosford

High Fri 21:23 EST (1.0m)
Low Sat 03:56 EST (-0.2m)
High Sat 09:57 EST (0.8m)
Low Sat 15:48 EST (-0.1m)

forecast winds

Friday: W 15/25 kts
Saturday: NW/SW 20 kts
Sunday: SW 15/25 kts


Friday: Westerly 15/25 knots tending south to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, tending southerly 1.5/2.5 metres by evening. Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the evening, reaching 20 knots south of Port Stephens. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 10/15 knots turning southwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Fri 10:18 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S

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Weather News

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11:42 EST

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