Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Ballina
forecast windsWednesday: S 25 kts
Thursday: N increasing 25/35 kts
Friday: W/NW 20/30 kts
Southerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Yamba early in the morning. Decreasing to 10/15 knots in the middle of the day then turning east to northeasterly in the late afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/2 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/25 knots increasing to 25/35 knots in the morning then tending northwesterly 20/30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. 2nd. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: Northerly 1/2 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Wed 04:10 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SSE
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