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Tides for Coffs Harbour

High Wed 07:16 EST (1.4m)
Low Wed 13:07 EST (0.3m)
High Wed 19:57 EST (1.9m)
Low Thu 02:24 EST (0.3m)

Tides for Port Macquarie

High Wed 07:43 EST (1.1m)
Low Wed 13:34 EST (0.2m)
High Wed 20:24 EST (1.6m)
Low Thu 02:51 EST (0.2m)

Tides for Nelson Bay

High Wed 07:37 EST (1.4m)
Low Wed 13:14 EST (0.4m)
High Wed 19:50 EST (1.9m)
Low Thu 02:26 EST (0.2m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: S/SW 10/15 kts
Thursday: SW 35 kts
Friday: S/SW 25/35 kts


South to southwesterly about 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/25 knots early in the morning then becoming southwesterly 25/30 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 35 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 25/35 knots becoming southerly 15/25 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon.

Issued Wed 04:10 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S

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