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Tides for Ballina

Low Mon 16:39 (0.3m)
High Mon 22:57 (1.5m)
Low Tue 04:51 (0.4m)
High Tue 11:10 (1.5m)

forecast winds

Monday: N/NE 20 kts
Tuesday: SE 20 kts
Wednesday: SE 15/20 kts


North to northeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching 20 knots inshore in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cape Byron by evening. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots turning southeasterly in the afternoon, reaching 20 knots north of Yamba in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Mon 04:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S

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