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Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Coffs Harbour

High Thu 17:56 (1.5m)
Low Thu 23:53 (0.4m)
High Fri 06:00 (1.7m)
Low Fri 12:25 (0.2m)

forecast winds

Thursday: S 20/30 kts
Friday: S 25/30 kts
Saturday: S/SE 15/25 kts

forecast

South to southwesterly 15/25 knots tending southerly 20/30 knots in the late afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: South to southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southeasterly 2/2.5 metres.

Issued Thu 10:22 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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