Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Ballina
forecast windsSaturday: W/NW 15/20 kts
Sunday: N/NE 15/20 kts
Monday: N 20/30 kts
Friday: Westerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Swell: Northerly below 1 metre. Saturday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending northerly in the early afternoon then tending west to northwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming north to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Northerly 20/30 knots turning westerly during the evening. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Northerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.Issued Fri 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
most recent warnings
Parts of New South Wales have been warned to prepare for wild weather overnight as a low-pressure system from Tasmania gets set to batter northern parts of the state.
Three adults and two young children have been rescued by helicopter after becoming trapped in floodwaters in Huonville, south-east of Tasmania.
Power may not be restored to Eyre Peninsula homes until the early hours of the morning after twin tornadoes and wild weather caused significant damage to transmission towers in South Australia.