Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
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forecast windsWednesday: NE 10/15 kts
Thursday: NE increasing 20/30 kts
Friday: S 30/40 kts
Northeasterly 10/15 knots. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Yamba in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Northerly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: North to northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Friday: Northeasterly 20/30 knots shifting southerly 30/40 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Southerly below 0.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: North to northeasterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning.Issued Wed 04:10 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, NNE
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Gale Warning Sydney Closed Waters & Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra & Batemans coasts & Strong Wind Warning remaining coastal waters for Thursday
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Cyclone Debbie downgraded to tropical low system after Collinsville hit by first-ever category two storm
The full devastation brought on by Tropical Cyclone Debbie will not be known until Wednesday morning, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has warned.
Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a tropical low system after crossing the north Queensland coast yesterday.
Panicked residents in areas affected by Cyclone Debbie have relayed their experiences to the ABC as torrential rain and wind gusts pummel the region.