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Hunter Waters Marine Weather Overview

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3.0m
NE
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Tides

Tides for Newcastle

High Sun 05:45 (1.8m)
Low Sun 12:19 (0.4m)
High Sun 18:33 (1.6m)
Low Mon 00:19 (0.5m)

forecast winds

Sunday: W 30 kts
Monday: W 15/20 kts
Tuesday: S/SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Westerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Norah Head in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Port Stephens early in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Monday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning south to southwesterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the evening.

Issued Sat 22:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, NE

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Sun & Moon Times

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first light
05:44 EST
sunrise
06:08 EST
sunset
17:44 EST
last light
18:09 EST
set
04:20 EST
rise
16:11 EST
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Weather News

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10:41 EDT

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