Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for NewcastleLow Mon 19:00 EDT (0.4m)
High Tue 01:12 EDT (1.3m)
Low Tue 06:40 EDT (0.7m)
High Tue 13:00 EDT (1.7m)
Tides for GosfordLow Mon 21:21 EDT (-0.0m)
High Tue 03:27 EDT (0.6m)
Low Tue 09:02 EDT (0.1m)
High Tue 15:22 EDT (0.8m)
forecast windsMonday: E/NE 20 kts
Tuesday: N 20/30 kts
Wednesday: N 15/25 kts
Thursday: SE 15/20 kts
Monday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching 20 knots offshore. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres. Tuesday: Northerly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 15/25 knots shifting southerly before dawn then tending south to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.Issued Mon 16:05 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
most recent warnings
Strong Wind Warning for the Coffs Coast, Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast, Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast
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Strong winds are causing problems for residents and firefighters on the fire ground in South Australia's Mid North.
The Health Services Union is calling for an investigation into building standards at the Lismore Base Hospital on the NSW north coast after scaffolding collapsed onto the roof of the maternity ward during Sunday's storm.
The Victorian Government is assuring residents in the Wimmera and southern Mallee that more drought support will be made available early next year.