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Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Coffs Harbour

Tides for Port Macquarie

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forecast winds

Saturday: SW 25 kts
Sunday: W/SW 30 kts
Monday: SW 15/25 kts

forecast

Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the late morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day then tending west to southwesterly in the evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots south of Port Macquarie in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres south of Port Macquarie later in the evening. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2 metres south of Crowdy Head during the evening.

Issued Sat 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S

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