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Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Coffs Harbour

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Tides for Nelson Bay

forecast winds

Thursday: S/SW 30 kts
Friday: S 25/30 kts
Saturday: S 20/30 kts

forecast

Northerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Crowdy Head. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots ahead of a south to southwesterly change 15/25 knots early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southeast to southwesterly around 1 metre south of Crowdy Head. Outlook Friday: Southerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southeasterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Wed 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, SE

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