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Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Coffs Harbour

High Tue 16:05 (1.3m)
Low Tue 21:45 (0.6m)
High Wed 04:09 (1.6m)
Low Wed 10:52 (0.3m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: S/SW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: SE/SW 10/15 kts
Thursday: S 20/30 kts

forecast

South to southwesterly 20/30 knots tending south to southeasterly 15/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Wednesday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots turning southerly 20/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.

Issued Tue 10:42 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S

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10:04 EST

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Another April heat record in Adelaide

07:20 EST

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