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Tides

Tides for Ballina

Low Thu 02:35 EDT (0.2m)
High Thu 08:58 EDT (1.4m)
Low Thu 14:59 EDT (0.2m)
High Thu 21:04 EDT (1.4m)

forecast winds

Thursday: E 15/20 kts
Friday: NE 10/15 kts
Saturday: S 20/30 kts

forecast

Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Swell: Easterly around 2 metres. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 15/20 knots turning northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly around 2 metres. Outlook Friday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots turning northerly in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: East to northeasterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 10/15 knots shifting southerly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the day.

Issued Wed 16:05 EDT

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

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