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Tides

Tides for Newcastle

High Thu 10:08 (1.8m)
Low Thu 16:37 (0.4m)
High Thu 22:38 (1.4m)
Low Fri 04:14 (0.5m)

forecast winds

Thursday: N/NE 25 kts
Friday: N/NE 15/20 kts
Saturday: E/SE 15/20 kts

forecast

West to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the late afternoon. Winds inshore reaching up to 25 knots in the late afternoon and early evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming north to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending southerly during the morning then tending east to southeasterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Thu 04:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S

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