Issued at 4:05 pm EST on Friday 10 April 2020
Warning Summary Friday 1.5m
Winds: Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of
Norah Head in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5
metres offshore. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy. 70%
chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Gale Warning for Saturday for Hunter Coast
Winds: West to northwesterly 20 to 30 knots tending west to southwesterly 30 to
40 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 4
metres by early evening. 1st Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5
to 2 metres later in the evening. 2nd Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Winds: Southwesterly 30 to 40 knots decreasing to 20 to 30 knots early in the
morning then tending south to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots in the early
afternoon. Seas: 2.5 to 4 metres, decreasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the
afternoon. Swell: Southerly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 3 to 4 metres during
the morning, then decreasing to 2.5 to 3 metres during the afternoon. Weather:
Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore in the morning. Caution:
Surf conditions may be more powerful than they appear and are expected to be
Winds: South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable below 10 knots
during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 0.5 metres during
the morning. Swell: Southerly 2 to 3 metres. Weather: Partly cloudy.