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Tides for Ballina

Low Sat 08:47 (0.6m)
High Sat 14:36 (1.1m)
Low Sat 20:23 (0.5m)
High Sun 03:27 (1.5m)

forecast winds

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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Tropical Cyclone Nora: BOM issues warning as storm approaches Gulf of Carpentaria

01:08 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Nora is passing by north-east Arnhem land, before moving to the Cape York Peninsula and intensifying over the weekend.

Cyclone Marcus and Cyclone Nora joined by two other systems as storms converge on Australia

00:36 EDT

A very active cyclone season is stepping up around the Australian tropics, with the Bureau of Meteorology monitoring four significant systems spiralling around the country's north.

Cyclone Nora: BOM warns system may brew into category four storm in Gulf of Carpentaria

21:55 EDT

A severe category four tropical cyclone could develop off the Queensland coast on Saturday, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.