Nth NSW Surf Forecasts

Ben Macartney

Ben Macartney's Regional Outlook

Updated 27 Jun 2019 @ 11:59 AM (local)
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The surf heights forecasted for Nth NSW

Please consider your local spots specific orientation to the coast and any local idiosyncrasies that may also effect the swell in relation to this regional forecast.

  • Swell analysis

    Summary
    The large, slow moving Tasman high responsible for this week's persistent onshore SE winds has a silver lining for the entire East Coast. In the short-term conditions gradually improve as fading Southerly groundswell gives way to shorter period ESE windswell in the 2 to 3ft plus range across the region on Thursday and Friday morning, ahead of a gradual push in energy commencing on Friday afternoon.

    By Saturday morning conditions are likely to be looking substantially better as larger ESE swell builds in out of the northern Tasman Sea. This generally holds potential for 3 to 5ft conditions, with scope for larger 4 to 5ft+ sets across the Sunshine Coast and more exposed areas.

     

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