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Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Ballina

Low Tue 18:17 EST (0.3m)
High Wed 00:33 EST (1.5m)
Low Wed 07:18 EST (0.2m)
High Wed 13:23 EST (1.3m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: S 30 kts
Wednesday: S 20/25 kts
Thursday: E/SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Tuesday: Southerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots south of Cape Byron in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Wednesday: Southerly 20/25 knots turning southeasterly early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots tending east to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2 metres.

Issued Tue 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S

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