Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Coffs HarbourLow Fri 03:08 EST (0.3m)
High Fri 08:48 EST (1.4m)
Low Fri 14:37 EST (0.3m)
High Fri 21:23 EST (2.0m)
Tides for Port MacquarieLow Fri 03:35 EST (0.2m)
High Fri 09:15 EST (1.2m)
Low Fri 15:04 EST (0.2m)
High Fri 21:50 EST (1.6m)
Tides for Nelson BayLow Fri 03:10 EST (0.2m)
High Fri 09:14 EST (1.5m)
Low Fri 14:47 EST (0.4m)
High Fri 21:19 EST (2.0m)
forecast windsFriday: S/SW 35 kts
Saturday: W 10/15 kts
Sunday: SW 10/15 kts
Thursday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore. Seas: 3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/3 metres. Friday: South to southwesterly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore early in the morning. Winds decreasing to 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming westerly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres.Issued Thu 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, S
most recent warnings
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