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Tides for Newcastle

Low Wed 01:38 (0.6m)
High Wed 08:15 (1.8m)
Low Wed 15:00 (0.4m)
High Wed 20:55 (1.3m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: N/NE 25/30 kts
Wednesday: S change 20/30 kts
Thursday: E/SE increasing 20/30 kts
Friday: E 20/30 kts


North to northeasterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 20/30 knots with a strong southerly change during the morning, turning southeast through the day. Winds may remain northerly offshore. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore south of Port Stephens during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Northeast to southeasterly 20/30 knots tending east to southeasterly 15/25 knots before dawn then increasing to 20/30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Friday: Easterly 20/30 knots turning northeasterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 2 metres, tending easterly 2 metres during the morning.

Issued Tue 16:07 EST

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

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