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Tides for Ballina

Low Fri 19:19 (0.5m)
High Sat 02:15 (1.5m)
Low Sat 08:47 (0.6m)
High Sat 14:36 (1.1m)

forecast winds

Friday: E 25 kts
Saturday: E 15/20 kts
Sunday: E/NE 10/15 kts
Monday: N 15/20 kts


Easterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Swell: Easterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Monday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Fri 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, E

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