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Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Ballina

High Thu 21:04 EDT (1.4m)
Low Fri 03:06 EDT (0.2m)
High Fri 09:34 EDT (1.5m)
Low Fri 15:39 EDT (0.2m)

forecast winds

Thursday: E/NE 10/15 kts
Friday: N 20 kts
Saturday: S 20/30 kts
Sunday: S 15/20 kts

forecast

East to northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 2 metres. Outlook Friday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots turning northerly during the morning. Winds reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cape Byron by early evening. Swell: East to northeasterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 15/20 knots shifting southerly 20/30 knots early in the morning then tending south to southeasterly 20/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.

Issued Thu 16:13 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, E

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