Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
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forecast windsTuesday: S 25/30 kts
Wednesday: S 30 kts
Thursday: N 15/20 kts
Friday: NW 15/20 kts
Tuesday: Southerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 3 metres. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres. Wednesday: Southerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the morning. Decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southerly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning, then tending south to southeasterly 2/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 15/20 knots in the late afternoon then tending northwesterly in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots turning southwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Tue 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SSE
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Strong Wind Warning for the Byron, Coffs, Macquarie & Hunter Coasts. Cancellation for the Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans & Eden Coasts
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