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Tides

Tides for Ballina

High Tue 23:23 EST (1.5m)
Low Wed 06:01 EST (0.2m)
High Wed 12:01 EST (1.4m)
Low Wed 18:07 EST (0.3m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: S/SW 10/15 kts
Wednesday: SW 30 kts
Thursday: SW 15/25 kts
Friday: S 15/25 kts

forecast

Tuesday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Wednesday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots. Winds between Cape Byron and Yamba may reach up to 30 knots late in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots turning southerly 15/20 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southerly 15/25 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.

Issued Tue 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S

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15:42 EST

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