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Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Coffs Harbour

High Sun 20:42 EST (1.9m)
Low Mon 03:04 EST (0.0m)
High Mon 09:04 EST (1.6m)
Low Mon 15:05 EST (0.1m)

Tides for Port Macquarie

Low Sun 14:41 EST (0.0m)
High Sun 21:09 EST (1.6m)
Low Mon 03:31 EST (-0.0m)
High Mon 09:31 EST (1.3m)

Tides for Nelson Bay

High Sun 20:44 EST (2.0m)
Low Mon 03:06 EST (-0.1m)
High Mon 09:20 EST (1.7m)
Low Mon 15:14 EST (0.1m)

forecast winds

Sunday: SW 20/25 kts
Monday: SW 15/20 kts
Tuesday: W/SW 10/15 kts


Sunday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots turning southerly in the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Monday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southerly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Tuesday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres.

Issued Sun 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S

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Weather News

Sydney's long spell of surf

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A thundery finish to winter for Queensland

12:26 EST

Severe thunderstorms sparked up just to the west of Lochington yesterday late morning, tearing through many parts of southeast Queensland into late last night.

Snowfalls hit Tassie again

16:10 EST

A very cold airmass coupled with vigorous a low pressure system caused snow to fall to low levels in Tasmania last night and into this morning, leading to road delays and closures.