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Tides for Newcastle

Low Sun 18:13 EDT (0.3m)
High Mon 00:21 EDT (1.4m)
Low Mon 05:50 EDT (0.6m)
High Mon 12:16 EDT (1.8m)

Tides for Gosford

Low Sun 20:32 EDT (-0.1m)
High Mon 02:37 EDT (0.6m)
Low Mon 08:12 EDT (0.1m)
High Mon 14:37 EDT (0.9m)

forecast winds

Sunday: NE 25 kts
Monday: N/NE 20 kts
Tuesday: N/NE increasing 15/25 kts


Sunday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots north of Norah Head in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Norah Head. Monday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Norah Head early in the morning. Winds tending south southeasterly during the morning then tending east to northeasterly in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Tuesday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots increasing to 15/25 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.

Issued Sun 11:41 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E

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Weather News

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15:39 EDT

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Publican tells of "frightening" fire that swept through Olary

13:33 EDT

The publican in the South Australian town of Olary said historic buildings and cottages stood no chance against a fire that tore through the town.