Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
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forecast windsThursday: N increasing 25/30 kts
Friday: W/NW 20/30 kts
Saturday: W/NW 15/25 kts
Northerly 15/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Northerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Northerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then tending west to northwesterly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: North to northeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Thu 04:10 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, N
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South Australia and its 1.677 million residents were left without power on Wednesday evening following severe storms.
Linking the statewide blackout in South Australia with the state's heavy reliance on renewable energy is unfounded, energy industry experts say.
More than 100,000 people in South Australia are still without power after wild weather plunged the state into darkness, although the lights are back on in much of Adelaide's metropolitan area.