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Tides for Coffs Harbour

High Sun 04:38 (1.5m)
Low Sun 11:18 (0.4m)
High Sun 17:09 (1.2m)
Low Sun 23:04 (0.4m)

forecast winds

Sunday: N 30 kts
Monday: S/SE 20/30 kts
Tuesday: S 15/20 kts


Northerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots south of Crowdy Head. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots south of Crowdy Head early in the morning. Winds easing to 10/15 knots in the middle of the day then shifting southerly in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Monday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southeasterly 20/30 knots in the middle of the day then becoming southerly 20/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Tuesday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Sat 22:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, NE

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