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Tides for Newcastle

Low Thu 21:06 (0.5m)
High Fri 03:08 (1.2m)
Low Fri 08:30 (0.7m)
High Fri 15:15 (1.6m)

forecast winds

Thursday: W 25 kts
Friday: W 40 kts
Saturday: W 25/30 kts


Westerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots north of Norah Head during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending northerly 20/30 knots in the morning shifting tending westerly 20/30 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 40 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 25/30 knots turning southwesterly 20/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the evening.

Issued Thu 04:10 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S

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