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Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Coffs Harbour

High Sat 08:32 EST (1.4m)
Low Sat 14:26 EST (0.2m)
High Sat 21:04 EST (2.0m)
Low Sun 03:31 EST (0.1m)

Tides for Port Macquarie

High Sat 08:59 EST (1.2m)
Low Sat 14:53 EST (0.1m)
High Sat 21:31 EST (1.6m)
Low Sun 03:58 EST (0.1m)

Tides for Nelson Bay

High Sat 08:54 EST (1.5m)
Low Sat 14:33 EST (0.2m)
High Sat 21:02 EST (2.0m)
Low Sun 03:33 EST (0.0m)

forecast winds

Saturday: N 15/20 kts
Sunday: N 20 kts
Monday: S/SW 15/25 kts

forecast

Northerly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots tending northerly in the morning. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Crowdy Head in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting south to southwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.

Issued Sat 04:10 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S

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Weather News

July wrap up around the grounds

16:19 EST

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Widespread rain to quench thirsty West Australian crops

16:02 EST

Widespread, drenching rain across many parts of Western Australia's agricultural region, brings a smile to the faces of local farmers.

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15:20 EST

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