Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Coffs Harbour
Tides for Port Macquarie
Tides for Nelson Bay
forecast windsMonday: W 10/15 kts
Tuesday: S/SW 30 kts
Wednesday: SW 15/25 kts
Thursday: N 20/30 kts
Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming westerly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore south of Crowdy Head. Tuesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to northwesterly in the morning then tending south to southwesterly in the evening. Reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots shifting north to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 20/30 knots tending northwesterly during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. 1st. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, tending northeasterly 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. 2nd. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.Issued Mon 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
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Wet weather "on par" with a system that caused widespread flooding across Adelaide earlier this month has been forecast to hit the Mount Lofty Ranges on Wednesday and Thursday.
New South Wales Premier Mike Baird has toured the flood-hit town of Forbes, in the state's central west, where he has thanked State Emergency Service (SES) volunteers for their efforts.
Agriculture authorities are monitoring the fallout from Canberra's recent above-average rainfall, but say the capital region has seen the worst of the downpours.