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Tides for Newcastle

High Fri 22:39 EDT (1.5m)
Low Sat 04:15 EDT (0.4m)
High Sat 10:46 EDT (2.0m)
Low Sat 17:24 EDT (0.2m)

Tides for Gosford

Low Fri 18:53 EDT (-0.2m)
High Sat 00:55 EDT (0.7m)
Low Sat 06:38 EDT (-0.0m)
High Sat 13:05 EDT (1.0m)

forecast winds

Friday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Saturday: E/NE 25 kts
Sunday: NE 20/25 kts
Monday: N 15/20 kts


Friday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres. Saturday: East to northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots inshore in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Sunday: Northeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Outlook Monday: Northerly 15/20 knots tending southeast to southwesterly during the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore.

Issued Fri 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S

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