Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Coffs Harbour
Tides for Port Macquarie
Tides for Nelson Bay
forecast windsSunday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Monday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Tuesday: SW 20/30 kts
Northwesterly 10/15 knots turning west to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the late morning and early afternoon then shifting south to southwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending northeast to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon then tending north to northeasterly in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Tuesday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots tending easterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then tending northwest 15/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon or evening.Issued Sun 04:10 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
most recent warnings
View all current warnings
Major flooding in central west NSW has prompted concerns about large economic losses, with roads being cut off and widespread damage to crops from the deluge of water.
An evacuation order has been issued for residents of Forbes in central-western New South Wales, but the State Emergency Service (SES) is concerned some people are choosing to leave their homes late.
Residents of Forbes have been packing up and leaving their homes, in what for some is an eerily familiar situation.