S swell 3-4ft.+ at 10 secs. Light NW winds early. The S swell is the 3-4ft+ range with bigger sets with NW winds early. SW winds are forecast later and the tide is dropping to a low at 8.15am. Clean conditions with some very nice waves about today and the winds will be offshore all day. It will be best later on the incoming tide with more water on then banks.
The NSW lifesaving patrol season ended on Sunday 28 April, however Nobby’s and Bar Beach are still patrolled by council lifeguards 7 days a week.
Please do not take any risks during the off-season period. No Flags = No Swim! The majority of beach patrols will again commence on the first day of the September School Holidays.
For more information on lifesaving patrol times and beach/rock fishing safety, please visit the Surf Life Saving Australia Beachsafe website at www.beachsafe.org.au
W 16 knots Last updated: 19/05/2013 12:05:21 PM NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATIO
2.27 am - 1.47 m 3.30 pm - 1.38 m
9.07 am - 0.57 m 9.24 pm - 0.76 m
(low) Last updated: 19/05/2013 12:00:59 PM
Forecast for Sunday 19 May until midnight
Winds: Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly 15 to 25 knots in the
morning. Seas: 1 to 2 metres. Swell: Southerly 2 metres.