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Tides

Tides for Newcastle

Low Mon 04:30 (0.4m)
High Mon 10:42 (1.5m)
Low Mon 16:23 (0.6m)
High Mon 22:38 (1.6m)

forecast winds

Monday: N 25/30 kts
Tuesday: W/SW 25/30 kts
Wednesday: W 20/30 kts

forecast

North to northeasterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Northerly 25/30 knots shifting southwesterly in the early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre, tending southerly 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Tuesday: West to southwesterly 25/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots in the morning then becoming westerly 20/30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the evening.

Issued Sun 22:50 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S

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