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Tides for Ballina

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Thursday: S/SE 30 kts
Friday: S 25/30 kts
Saturday: S 20/30 kts

forecast

West to northwesterly 15/25 knots shifting south to southeasterly in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the late morning and again in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Northerly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres.

Issued Thu 10:44 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, N

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