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Tides

Tides for Newcastle

Low Mon 04:17 EST (0.2m)
High Mon 10:30 EST (1.6m)
Low Mon 16:17 EST (0.4m)
High Mon 22:38 EST (1.9m)

Tides for Gosford

Low Mon 06:39 EST (-0.2m)
High Mon 12:47 EST (0.8m)
Low Mon 18:38 EST (-0.1m)
High Tue 00:58 EST (1.0m)

forecast winds

Monday: W/SW 30 kts
Tuesday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: W 20/30 kts

forecast

Sunday: Westerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Monday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to northwesterly during the morning and increasing to 15/25 knots. Winds tending west to southwesterly in the afternoon and reaching up to 30 knots offshore. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, tending southwesterly 1/2 metres around midday. Outlook Tuesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, tending southerly 2/3 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 2 metres later in the evening. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Sun 23:04 EST

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

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