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Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Ballina

Low Sun 19:12 (0.6m)
High Mon 02:11 (1.6m)
Low Mon 09:05 (0.5m)
High Mon 15:04 (1.2m)

forecast winds

Sunday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Monday: S 30 kts
Tuesday: S/SE 15/20 kts

forecast

South to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Southerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots becoming east to southeasterly about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.

Issued Sun 04:10 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S

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