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Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Coffs Harbour

Low Mon 03:04 EST (0.0m)
High Mon 09:04 EST (1.6m)
Low Mon 15:05 EST (0.1m)
High Mon 21:28 EST (1.8m)

Tides for Port Macquarie

Low Mon 03:31 EST (-0.0m)
High Mon 09:31 EST (1.3m)
Low Mon 15:32 EST (0.0m)
High Mon 21:55 EST (1.5m)

Tides for Nelson Bay

Low Mon 03:06 EST (-0.1m)
High Mon 09:20 EST (1.7m)
Low Mon 15:14 EST (0.1m)
High Mon 21:33 EST (1.9m)

forecast winds

Sunday: S 15/20 kts
Monday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Tuesday: W/SW increasing 10/15 kts
Wednesday: N/NE 15/20 kts


Sunday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres. Monday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southerly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore north of Port Macquarie. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: West to southwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southerly 2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming north to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the evening. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, tending southeasterly 1/1.5 metres during the evening.

Issued Sun 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, N

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