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Tides for Coffs Harbour

High Sat 00:52 EST (1.2m)
Low Sat 06:57 EST (0.4m)
High Sat 13:45 EST (1.5m)
Low Sat 20:19 EST (0.5m)

Tides for Port Macquarie

High Sat 01:19 EST (1.0m)
Low Sat 07:24 EST (0.3m)
High Sat 14:12 EST (1.2m)
Low Sat 20:46 EST (0.4m)

Tides for Nelson Bay

High Sat 01:14 EST (1.3m)
Low Sat 07:12 EST (0.4m)
High Sat 13:47 EST (1.6m)
Low Sat 20:28 EST (0.4m)

forecast winds

Saturday: S 10/15 kts
Sunday: S/SW 10/15 kts
Monday: N 15/20 kts


Friday: Southerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southerly 2.5 metres. Saturday: Southerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres by early evening, then tending south to southeasterly 1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots shifting easterly in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Fri 16:05 EST

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

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