Coffs Coastal Waters Forecast: Wooli to Smoky Cape

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Forecast issued at 4:06 pm EDT on Thursday 23 October 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the central Tasman Sea extends a ridge towards the Queensland coast, and is directing generally northerly winds along the New South Wales coast. A low pressure trough is bringing a weak, brief southerly change to the southern half of the coast today, before the ridge reasserts itself during Friday. Another trough is forecast to bring a more substantial southerly change to the coast during the weekend.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots south of Coffs Harbour in the evening. Winds turning northerly in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Friday 24 October

Strong Wind Warning for Friday for Coffs Coast

Winds
Northerly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Saturday 25 October

Winds
Northerly 25 to 30 knots decreasing to 15 to 25 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
2 to 3 metres, decreasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
East to northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening.

Sunday 26 October

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Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:10 am EDT Friday.

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