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Tides for Ballina

Low Fri 11:58 EDT (0.3m)
High Fri 18:06 EDT (1.4m)
Low Sat 00:38 EDT (0.2m)
High Sat 06:36 EDT (1.3m)

forecast winds

Friday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Saturday: NE 10/15 kts
Sunday: N 10/20 kts


East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 10/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Fri 04:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, E

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18:35 EDT

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Grantham floods inquiry: Denis Wagner considers legal options after report finds quarry impact 'insignificant'

17:51 EDT

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