Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
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forecast windsSunday: S 10/15 kts
Monday: S/SE 10 kts
Tuesday: SE/SW increasing 10/15 kts
Wednesday: S/SE 10 kts
Sunday: Southerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Monday: South to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore south of Cape Byron. Outlook Tuesday: Southeast to southwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre around midday. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: South to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Sun 16:29 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S
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For most of Australia's frost-prone areas the frost season has started later than any other year since 2007 but now it has arrived with a shudder.
Although temperatures across the southern states have been more seasonal over the recent days, temperatures along the eastern seaboard have remained quite balmy.
Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.