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Central Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Mackay Outer Harbour

High Mon 14:47 (4.4m)
Low Mon 20:48 (1.2m)
High Tue 03:07 (5.4m)
Low Tue 09:52 (1.0m)

forecast winds

Monday: SE 30 kts
Tuesday: S 20/25 kts
Wednesday: S increasing 20 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 15/20 knots inshore. Southeasterly 20/25 knots offshore, reaching up to 30 knots at times late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Southerly 20/25 knots, tending south to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Southerly 10/15 knots increasing to 20 knots before turning southeasterly 10/15 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Mon 10:02 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, NE

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