Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Coffs HarbourLow Sun 03:31 EST (0.1m)
High Sun 09:22 EST (1.5m)
Low Sun 15:15 EST (0.2m)
High Sun 21:48 EST (1.9m)
Tides for Port MacquarieLow Sun 03:58 EST (0.1m)
High Sun 09:49 EST (1.2m)
Low Sun 15:42 EST (0.1m)
High Sun 22:15 EST (1.6m)
Tides for Nelson BayLow Sun 03:33 EST (0.0m)
High Sun 09:43 EST (1.6m)
Low Sun 15:25 EST (0.2m)
High Sun 21:50 EST (2.0m)
forecast windsSunday: N 25 kts
Monday: S/SW 15/25 kts
Tuesday: SE/SW 15/25 kts
Saturday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Sunday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots tending northerly 15/20 knots before dawn. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Port Macquarie during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting south to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Southeast to southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming southwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 15/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning.Issued Sat 23:07 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
most recent warnings
With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.
A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.
Adelaide has recorded its chilliest July in close to 20 years, with both maximum and minimum temperatures colder than average.