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Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Coffs Harbour

High Fri 12:40 EST (1.6m)
Low Fri 19:00 EST (0.4m)
High Sat 00:52 EST (1.2m)
Low Sat 06:57 EST (0.4m)

Tides for Port Macquarie

High Fri 13:07 EST (1.3m)
Low Fri 19:27 EST (0.3m)
High Sat 01:19 EST (1.0m)
Low Sat 07:24 EST (0.3m)

Tides for Nelson Bay

High Fri 12:46 EST (1.7m)
Low Fri 19:14 EST (0.4m)
High Sat 01:14 EST (1.3m)
Low Sat 07:12 EST (0.4m)

forecast winds

Friday: S/SW 30 kts
Saturday: S 10/15 kts
Sunday: S 10/15 kts


South to southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching 30 knots offshore in the morning, decreasing to 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 10/15 knots turning east to southeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore.

Issued Fri 04:10 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S

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Weather News

Baldwin gets insurers moving on April storm claims

07:18 EST

Paterson MP Bob Baldwin says only a handful of local people have raised concerns with him about their insurer, after the April super storm.

Shoalhaven Council flood damage bill hits $1 million

16:41 EST

The damage caused by last week's flood is becoming clearer across the Shoalhaven, as the clean up continues.

A gusty day for SA

15:31 EST

Yesterday, much of South Australia was being battered by a low pressure system, sending gusty showers onshore.