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Tides for Ballina

High Wed 11:50 (1.4m)
Low Wed 17:50 (0.3m)
High Thu 00:23 (1.6m)
Low Thu 06:30 (0.4m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: SE 15/20 kts
Thursday: SE 15/20 kts
Friday: E/SE 15/20 kts


Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly 1.5/2.5 metres.

Issued Wed 04:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E

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