Forecast issued at 10:03 am EST on Monday 6 July 2015.
A high pressure ridge over the western Tasman Sea is weakening. A southwesterly change associated with a cold front front crossing the southern Tasman Sea will develop along New South Wales south coast later today, extending to the far north coast during Tuesday afternoon. A high pressure system is expected to move south of Tasmania in a wake of the front extending a ridge to the north coast.
Forecast for Monday until midnight
- Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning west to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the evening.
- 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon, then increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres later in the evening.
- Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Coffs Harbour.
Tuesday 7 July
Strong Wind Warning for Tuesday for Coffs Coast
- Southwesterly 15 to 25 knots turning southerly 20 to 25 knots in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the evening.
- 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
- Southerly around 1 metre.
- Sunny day. 40% chance of showers in the evening.
Wednesday 8 July
- South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to southeasterly during the morning.
- Around 1 metre.
- Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
- 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.
Nearby Coastal Waters
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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:05 pm EST Monday.