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Tides for Newcastle

Low Sun 21:47 (0.7m)
High Mon 03:30 (1.2m)
Low Mon 09:12 (0.7m)
High Mon 16:03 (1.5m)

forecast winds

Sunday: SW 40 kts
Monday: S/SW 30/40 kts
Tuesday: W 15/25 kts


Westerly 25/30 knots turning southwesterly in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 40 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres later in the evening. Outlook Monday: South to southwesterly 30/40 knots decreasing to 20/30 knots in the afternoon then 15/20 knots in the late evening. Seas: 3/5 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly 4/6 metres, decreasing to 4 metres by early evening. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 2.5/3 metres.

Issued Sun 10:00 EST

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

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