Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales
Hazardous Surf Warning for New South Wales
Issued at 7:59 am EDT on Sunday 24 February 2019
for the period until midnight EDT Monday 25 February 2019.
Surf and swell conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities
such as rock fishing, boating, and swimming in the following areas. Surf Life
Saving NSW recommends only swimming at patrolled beaches and between the red
and yellow flags.
Sunday 24 February
Hazardous Surf Warning for:
Byron Coast, Coffs Coast, Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast and Sydney Coast
Monday 25 February
Hazardous Surf Warning for:
Byron Coast, Coffs Coast and Macquarie Coast
NSW Police Force, Marine Area Command advise that:
- People should consider staying out of the water and avoid walking near
- Rock fishers should avoid coastal rock platforms exposed to the ocean and seek
a safe location that is sheltered from the surf.
- Boaters planning to cross shallow water and ocean bars should consider changing
or delaying their voyage.
- Boaters already on the water should carry the appropriate safety equipment and
wear a lifejacket.
- Boaters should remember to log on with their local Marine Rescue radio base,
via VHF Radio or the Marine Rescue APP, and consider their safety management
The next warning will be issued by 5:00 pm EDT Sunday.
Check the Coastal Waters Forecast for information on wind, wave and weather
conditions for these areas at http://www.bom.gov.au/nsw/ or on marine radio.
Newcastle (32.9264°S, 151.7812°E, 11m AMSL) Newcastle,NSW set as my default location ›
7 day forecast
Today: Cloudy. Medium chance of showers. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 26.
Forecast for Newcastle (32.9264°S, 151.7812°E, 11m AMSL) Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Summary Minimum 19° 19° 17° 18° 19° 18° 18° Maximum 23° 25° 26° 27° 27° 27° 28° Chance of rain 50% 30% 20% 40% 20% 70% 80% Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm UV index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High - - Frost risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 28
Wind direction SSE SSE SE ESE N ESE SE SE ENE ESE E ESE E ESE Relative humidity 73% 73% 72% 70% 80% 72% 81% 74% 80% 73% 79% 76% 82% 75% Dew point 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 22°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Newcastle (32.9264°S, 151.7812°E, 11m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:11am EDT 6:37am EDT 7:35pm EDT 8:01pm EDT 10:52pm EDT 11:16am EDT Waning gibbous Last quarter Feb 26 New moon Mar 07 First quarter Mar 14 Full moon Mar 21
Temperature for next 7 days
Temperature in 7 days Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 23 25 26 27 27 27 28
Rain for next 7 days
Rain in 7 days Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 0 0 0 0 0 5 5