Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Coffs Harbour
Tides for Port Macquarie
Tides for Nelson Bay
forecast windsFriday: S 40 kts
Saturday: S 20/30 kts
Sunday: S 25/30 kts
Southerly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 40 knots during the morning and early afternoon. Seas: 3/5 metres. 1st. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. 1st. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, tending easterly around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. 1st. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, tending southeasterly 1/2 metres during the afternoon or evening.Issued Fri 04:10 EDT
Seas: Up to 5.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S
most recent warnings
Residents in the Whitsundays in central Queensland have been urged not to drink tap water for the next few days due to health risks.
Residents in northern New South Wales have been ordered to evacuate ahead of "unprecedented" flooding, and south-east Queensland has been hit by damaging winds and heavy rain.
Heavy rain is wreaking havoc across Queensland and northern NSW as the remnants of ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie move south.