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Tides

Tides for Ballina

Low Mon 17:45 EST (0.4m)
High Mon 23:30 EST (1.0m)
Low Tue 05:20 EST (0.4m)
High Tue 12:12 EST (1.3m)

forecast winds

Monday: N 25 kts
Tuesday: N/NW 30 kts
Wednesday: N/NE 15/25 kts
Thursday: N 20/30 kts

forecast

Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Northerly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Tuesday: North to northwesterly 15/25 knots and reaching up to 30 knots offshore, before shifting southerly 15/25 knots early in the morning. Winds tending southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Northerly 1/2 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning east to northeasterly below 10 knots before dawn then tending north to northeasterly 15/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 20/30 knots turning southeasterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, tending northerly 1/1.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Mon 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, N

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