Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
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forecast windsWednesday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Thursday: N/NE 10 kts
Friday: E/NE 10/15 kts
North to northwesterly 10/15 knots shifting south to southeasterly 15/20 knots inshore south of Cape Byron in the morning then turning southeast to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.Issued Wed 04:10 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
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