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Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview

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High Fri 22:20 EST (1.3m)
Low Sat 04:44 EST (0.2m)
High Sat 10:54 EST (1.3m)
Low Sat 17:03 EST (0.4m)

marine forecast summary forecast

Friday: Southerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Cape Byron in the evening. Winds turning southwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres south of Cape Byron. Swell: South to southeasterly 2.5/3 metres. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions in the afternoon and evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Saturday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 2.5/3 metres. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots turning southerly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southerly 2/2.5 metres, tending southeasterly 1.5/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Fri 16:05 EST

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

forecast winds

Friday: S 30 kts
Saturday: S/SW 20/30 kts
Sunday: SW 15/25 kts
Monday: N 15/20 kts

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05:40 EST
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06:04 EST
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17:31 EST
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17:54 EST
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20:41 EST
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