Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BallinaLow Thu 01:33 EST (0.3m)
High Thu 07:02 EST (1.2m)
Low Thu 13:13 EST (0.1m)
High Thu 19:42 EST (1.6m)
forecast windsThursday: N/NE 20 kts
Friday: NW 15/20 kts
Saturday: N 15/20 kts
Wednesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Cape Byron in the late evening. Seas: About 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots turning west to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the late morning and early afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 15/20 knots during the day then tending northwesterly during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Wed 16:06 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
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