Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
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forecast windsMonday: NE 10/15 kts
Tuesday: N 10/15 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 10/15 kts
Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Northerly 10/15 knots tending northwest to southwesterly early morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Yamba during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots turning south to southeasterly during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.Issued Mon 04:10 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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On the weekend wild winds battered South Australia, Tasmania and Victoria, toppling trees and bringing down powerlines and there is more of that on the way.
Vast areas of Queensland have experienced the hottest May night since records began, some of which stretch back to the 1800s.
For the majority of Australia April was warmer and drier than average.