Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Newcastle
Tides for Gosford
forecast windsTuesday: N 30 kts
Wednesday: N 15/25 kts
Thursday: E/NE 15/20 kts
Northerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 15/25 knots shifting south to southeasterly in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Norah Head in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. 1st. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Outlook Thursday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots turning east to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres.Issued Tue 04:10 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, NE
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