Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
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forecast windsThursday: N 25/30 kts
Friday: NW 30 kts
Saturday: W/NW 15/20 kts
Sunday: N/NE 15/20 kts
Thursday: Northerly 25/30 knots tending northwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Friday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly 15/25 knots in the morning and reaching 30 knots at times in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Northerly 1/2 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending northerly in the early afternoon then tending west to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Northerly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming north to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cape Byron. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Thu 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, N
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Strong Wind Warning: Byron, Coffs, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra and Eden coasts. Cancel Sydney Waters & Batemans Coast
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Victoria has been spared the brunt of the wild weather lashing parts of South Australia.
Adelaide "may just get spared the worst of the weather" tonight but destructive winds are forecast to lash Kangaroo Island, Yorke Peninsula and South Australia's mid north.
Western Australia has responded to a request from South Australia for replacement transmission towers, after more than 20 were destroyed.