Coffs Coastal Waters Forecast: Wooli to Smoky Cape

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Forecast issued at 4:10 am EST on Wednesday 31 August 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Tasman Sea with a ridge to the north is directing strong northerly winds along the New South Wales coast. During Wednesday night a cold front brings a brief westerly change to the southern half of the coast. Winds will then turn back to the north to northeast by Thursday evening.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Northerly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of rain.

Thursday 1 September

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Swell
Northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower in the evening.

Friday 2 September

Winds
Northerly 20 to 25 knots increasing to 25 to 30 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
2 to 3 metres.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Coffs Harbour during the evening.
Weather
Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

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 4:05 pm EST Wednesday.

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