Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
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forecast windsMonday: NW/NE 10/15 kts
Tuesday: S/SW 25 kts
Wednesday: S/SW 15/20 kts
South to southwesterly 10/15 knots shifting east to northeasterly below 10 knots in the late afternoon then tending northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the morning and again in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Outlook Tuesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore during the morning. Tending northeast to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon then tending northwest to northeasterly in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots shifting north to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Mon 04:10 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
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Forbes' Lachlan River in central west New South Wales has peaked, the State Emergency Service says, with at least .
The flood-hit area of Forbes in central-western NSW is readying itself for the worst of a slow-moving flood, with the peak expected to hit after midnight.
Farmers near Forbes in the New South Wales central west are bracing for extensive loses as their crops continue to be inundated with flood waters, which are expected to peak later today.