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Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Ballina

High Fri 21:39 EDT (1.3m)
Low Sat 03:35 EDT (0.2m)
High Sat 10:08 EDT (1.5m)
Low Sat 16:19 EDT (0.3m)

forecast winds

Friday: N 20 kts
Saturday: S 30 kts
Sunday: S 15/20 kts
Monday: S/SE increasing 10/15 kts

forecast

Northerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore this evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly 1.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 15/20 knots, becoming southerly 20/25 knots early morning and reaching up to 30 knots at times during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: South to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots during the day then decreasing to below 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.

Issued Fri 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, ENE

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