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Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Coffs Harbour

High Mon 02:51 EDT (1.1m)
Low Mon 08:25 EDT (0.5m)
High Mon 15:22 EDT (1.5m)
Low Mon 22:16 EDT (0.5m)

Tides for Port Macquarie

High Mon 03:18 EDT (0.9m)
Low Mon 08:52 EDT (0.4m)
High Mon 15:49 EDT (1.2m)
Low Mon 22:43 EDT (0.4m)

Tides for Nelson Bay

High Mon 03:11 EDT (1.2m)
Low Mon 08:47 EDT (0.6m)
High Mon 15:18 EDT (1.5m)
Low Mon 22:15 EDT (0.4m)

forecast winds

Sunday: N 10 kts
Monday: N/NE 10/15 kts
Tuesday: N 15/20 kts
Wednesday: S 20/30 kts


Sunday: Northerly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Monday: North to northwesterly about 10 knots tending north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 15/20 knots shifting southerly 20/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.

Issued Sun 16:05 EDT

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

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