Hunter Coastal Waters Forecast: Seal Rocks to Broken Bay

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:10 am EST on Sunday 25 June 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system southwest of Australia is moving slowly east, strengthening a ridge to the northern Tasman Sea, which in turn is directing west to southwesterly winds along the New South Wales coast. A front passing to the south will strengthen the winds somewhat over the southern half of the coast during today and Monday, before winds turn south to southeasterly and ease under the influence of the ridge.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Westerly 10 to 15 knots turning southwesterly in the evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Norah Head in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 40% chance of showers offshore north of Port Stephens this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere.

Monday 26 June

Winds
West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Port Stephens early in the morning. Winds tending south to southwesterly below 10 knots during the day.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower offshore in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere.

Tuesday 27 June

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the day.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 0.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Southerly 1.5 to 2 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

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 Sunday.

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