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Tides

Tides for Newcastle

Low Sun 07:11 (0.7m)
High Sun 13:56 (1.5m)
Low Sun 20:47 (0.6m)
High Mon 02:49 (1.2m)

forecast winds

Sunday: N/NW 30 kts
Monday: SW 30 kts
Tuesday: SW 15/20 kts

forecast

North to northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the morning. Winds tending south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon then becoming east to northeasterly about 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Northeasterly 1/2 metres. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southwesterly 15/25 knots before dawn. Winds reaching up to 30 knots south of Port Stephens in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Tuesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Sun 04:10 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, NE

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05:43 EST
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17:48 EST
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18:13 EST
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10:39 EST
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01:16 EST
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Weather News

Warm September night for Tasmania ahead of front

13:25 EST

Tasmania just had a very warm September night, the second night in a row that minimum temperatures across the state were reporting well above average.  Warm air from mainland Australia has filtered down to the southeastern parts of the country, forced further south by strong winds from the interior associated with an approaching cold front.

Low making a warm, windy, stormy mark on southeastern Australia

12:37 EST

A low pressure system and associated front are crossing New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania today bringing strong winds, rain, thunderstorms and high temperatures.

Barnaby Joyce says he sent 'an awful lot' of special drought envoy reports to PM

18:49 EST

The Federal Government's former special drought envoy, Barnaby Joyce, says he sent "an awful lot" of reports to the Prime Minister about issues relating to drought-affected communities, during his appointment.