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Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Ballina

Low Thu 02:43 EST (0.1m)
High Thu 08:59 EST (1.4m)
Low Thu 14:52 EST (0.2m)
High Thu 21:08 EST (1.5m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Thursday: N/NE 20 kts
Friday: N 15/20 kts
Saturday: N increasing 20/30 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore south of Cape Byron. Outlook Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cape Byron by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres. Outlook Friday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to around 1 metre offshore south of Cape Byron.

Issued Wed 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S

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