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Tides

Tides for Newcastle

Low Tue 07:05 (0.4m)
High Tue 13:24 (1.5m)
Low Tue 19:02 (0.7m)
High Wed 01:19 (1.7m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: S 35 kts
Wednesday: S 15/25 kts
Thursday: S 10/15 kts

forecast

South to southwesterly 30/35 knots. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: Southerly 4 metres. Outlook Tuesday: Southerly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots early in the morning. Seas: 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 2.5/3 metres inshore, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Outlook Wednesday: Southerly 15/25 knots decreasing to 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 3 metres, tending southeasterly 2.5/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Southerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 2/2.5 metres.

Issued Mon 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, S

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Frosty start to Tuesday

17:18 EST

Cold air, clear skies and light winds will cause widespread frost across multiple states and territories on Tuesday morning.

Did this cold snap break records?

12:27 EST

A pulse of wintry weather has sent shivers across southeastern Australia during the last few days.

Could Ord Valley hay be the solution to feed shortages in drought-stricken SE Australia?

06:21 EST

Could fodder grown in Western Australia's remote Ord River Irrigation Scheme be the solution to the feed shortage on drought-stricken farmland in South Eastern Australia? The sub-tropical climate and access to irrigation allows farmers in the Ord to produce significant tonnages of Rhodes Grass hay for the local cattle industry, yields up to 30 tonnes per hectare a year.