Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Ballina
forecast windsSaturday: W 20 kts
Sunday: N/NE 25 kts
Monday: N increasing 20/30 kts
Tuesday: W/SW 20/30 kts
Saturday: Westerly 10/15 knots reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Yamba this evening. Seas: Around 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 0.5 metres. Sunday: Westerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming north to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Reaching up to 25 knots south of Yamba in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Northerly 20/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots early in the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 15/25 knots during the day then tending west to northwesterly 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning.Issued Sat 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, SSE
most recent warnings
View all current warnings
About 9,000 properties remain without power in Perth and Western Australia's south-west as conditions ease across the state after damaging winds brought down trees and debris.
The South Australian towns of Virginia and Port Wakefield are under threat from floodwaters as the Gawler and Wakefield rivers burst their banks, with warnings more rain is on the way.
An evacuation order has been issued for low-lying areas of Condobolin in the central west of New South Wales, as flood peaks in the Lachlan River move downstream.