Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Ballina
forecast windsTuesday: N/NE increasing 10/15 kts
Wednesday: NE 20 kts
Thursday: N 20/25 kts
Tuesday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inshore by evening. Swell: Northerly around 1 metre. Wednesday: Northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the middle of the day, reaching 20 knots south of Yamba in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots turning northerly 20/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Tue 10:37 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, NNE
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