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Tides

Tides for Ballina

Low Wed 12:23 EST (0.2m)
High Wed 18:57 EST (1.6m)
Low Thu 01:33 EST (0.3m)
High Thu 07:02 EST (1.2m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: S 15/20 kts
Thursday: N/NE 20 kts
Friday: N 15/20 kts

forecast

Wednesday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Thursday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Yamba in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cape Byron by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Friday: Northerly 15/20 knots tending northwesterly during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre.

Issued Wed 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S

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