Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for NewcastleLow Wed 11:02 EDT (0.7m)
High Wed 17:26 EDT (1.5m)
Low Thu 00:07 EDT (0.5m)
High Thu 06:21 EDT (1.3m)
Tides for GosfordLow Wed 13:24 EDT (0.2m)
High Wed 19:47 EDT (0.7m)
Low Thu 02:26 EDT (0.0m)
High Thu 08:37 EDT (0.6m)
forecast windsWednesday: S 30 kts
Thursday: SE 20 kts
Friday: NE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: Southerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Winds tending southeasterly 15/20 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2 metres during the afternoon. Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots north of Norah Head in the morning. Winds turning easterly in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Friday: Easterly 10/15 knots tending northeasterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore north of Port Stephens.Issued Wed 10:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S
most recent warnings
Upper Hunter farmers are concerned a spike in warm weather across the region could take its toll on crop yields.
After a four-day run of exceptional early-season heat across Sydney, commuters will be greeted with a cool blast when they step out of the door this morning.
Cooler weather conditions have slowed a bushfire burning through bushland on Eyre Peninsula in South Australia.