Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Coffs Harbour
Tides for Port Macquarie
Tides for Nelson Bay
forecast windsThursday: SW 20/30 kts
Friday: SW 15/25 kts
Saturday: S/SW 15/25 kts
Thursday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres later in the evening. 1st. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore by early evening. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Friday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. 1st. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. 2nd. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots tending south to southeasterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore north of Port Macquarie. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres.Issued Thu 10:23 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S
most recent warnings
Strong Wind Warning: Coffs, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden coasts. Cancellation: Sydney Waters and Byron Coast
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Launceston's flood levees have been hailed as a game-changer in minimising the impact of the June flood emergency.