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Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview

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forecast winds

Tuesday: N 15/20 kts
Wednesday: N/NW 20 kts
Thursday: N 15/20 kts
Friday: SE 15/20 kts


Tuesday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots tending northerly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly 2.5/3 metres. Wednesday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Port Macquarie early in the morning. Winds tending north to northeasterly in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots shifting south to southeasterly in the late morning and afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Port Macquarie during the afternoon. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Crowdy Head during the morning.

Issued Tue 19:18 EDT

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

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