Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for NewcastleLow Tue 20:10 EST (0.6m)
High Wed 02:04 EST (1.2m)
Low Wed 07:53 EST (0.6m)
High Wed 14:40 EST (1.6m)
Tides for GosfordHigh Tue 15:52 EST (0.7m)
Low Tue 22:28 EST (0.1m)
High Wed 04:22 EST (0.5m)
Low Wed 10:16 EST (0.1m)
forecast windsTuesday: W/SW 30/40 kts
Wednesday: SW 45 kts
Thursday: SW 25/35 kts
Tuesday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the afternoon, then reaching 30/40 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres around midday, then increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the evening. Swell: Easterly 1.5 metres, tending southerly 2/3 metres by evening. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms from the afternoon. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions in the evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Wednesday: Southwesterly 30/40 knots, reaching 45 knots offshore in the morning. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: Southerly 3 metres, increasing to 4/5 metres during the morning. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 25/35 knots turning southerly 20/30 knots during the evening. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southerly 4/5 metres. Weather: The chance of isolated thunderstorms in the morning.Issued Tue 10:44 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, S
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