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Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Ballina

Low Mon 04:35 EST (0.1m)
High Mon 10:19 EST (1.4m)
Low Mon 16:25 EST (0.1m)
High Mon 22:38 EST (1.6m)

forecast winds

Monday: N/NW 15/20 kts
Tuesday: S 15/20 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 15/20 kts

forecast

Sunday: Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Cape Byron in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre. Monday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting south to southeasterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Southerly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, tending southerly 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending south to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning then tending west to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Sun 23:04 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, SSE

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