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Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Ballina

Low Sun 05:14 (0.4m)
High Sun 11:59 (1.6m)
Low Sun 18:24 (0.3m)
High Mon 00:25 (1.2m)

forecast winds

Sunday: SE 10/15 kts
Monday: E/NE 10/15 kts
Tuesday: NE 10/15 kts

forecast

Southerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the evening. Winds turning southeasterly in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Yamba. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming easterly below 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Monday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inshore during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sat 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SE

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Weather News

Heating up in Sydney

16:59 EDT

Temperatures have been steadily climbing across the Sydney basin today, the second day of a prolonged period of heat for the region.

Tropical thunder at the top of Down Under

12:55 EDT

Weather news of late has been focussed on the heatwave conditions plaguing southeastern Australia - and rightly so: these conditions are severe.

100 years ago, a cyclone without a name killed 30 people and almost levelled a young city

10:09 EDT

Nearly one year after tropical cyclone Debbie hit the north Queensland coast, the region is marking the centenary of another destructive cyclone, which all but flattened the young town of Mackay.