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Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Ballina

High Sun 09:30 EST (1.3m)
Low Sun 15:37 EST (0.1m)
High Sun 21:55 EST (1.7m)
Low Mon 04:35 EST (0.1m)

forecast winds

Sunday: N 25 kts
Monday: N 25 kts
Tuesday: S/SE 15/25 kts

forecast

Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Cape Byron during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Cape Byron in the late morning. Winds tending northwesterly in the morning then shifting south to southeasterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore south of Yamba by early evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: South to southeasterly 15/25 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre, tending southerly 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.

Issued Sun 04:10 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, SSE

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