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Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Coffs Harbour

Low Mon 04:17 EST (0.1m)
High Mon 10:13 EST (1.5m)
Low Mon 16:06 EST (0.2m)
High Mon 22:34 EST (1.8m)

Tides for Port Macquarie

Low Mon 04:44 EST (0.0m)
High Mon 10:40 EST (1.2m)
Low Mon 16:33 EST (0.2m)
High Mon 23:01 EST (1.5m)

Tides for Nelson Bay

Low Mon 04:19 EST (0.0m)
High Mon 10:32 EST (1.6m)
Low Mon 16:19 EST (0.3m)
High Mon 22:40 EST (1.9m)

forecast winds

Monday: SW 15/25 kts
Tuesday: SW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: W 20/30 kts


Sunday: Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Port Macquarie in the evening. Winds turning northwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Monday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting southwesterly 15/25 knots early in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Port Macquarie later in the evening. Outlook Tuesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, tending southerly 2/3 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 2 metres later in the evening. Outlook Wednesday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots turning westerly 20/30 knots during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore south of Port Macquarie. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Sun 23:04 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S

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