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Sydney Inshore Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Sydney (Fort Denison)

Low Wed 10:55 (0.4m)
High Wed 17:11 (1.5m)
Low Wed 23:01 (0.6m)
High Thu 05:15 (1.7m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: S 10/15 kts
Thursday: S 30 kts
Friday: S 15/25 kts
Saturday: S 10/15 kts


Southwesterly about 10 knots becoming southerly 10/15 knots in the late morning. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots early in the morning then tending southerly 15/25 knots in the morning. Winds may reach up to 30 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 0.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Southerly 15/25 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres.

Issued Wed 04:05 EST

Seas: Up to 0.5m
Swell: Not available.

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