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Tides

Tides for Ballina

Low Tue 05:45 (0.4m)
High Tue 12:10 (1.5m)
Low Tue 18:24 (0.3m)
High Wed 00:45 (1.4m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: SE 30 kts
Wednesday: SE 25/30 kts
Thursday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Southerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Yamba in the late evening. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 metres south of Yamba. Swell: Easterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Tuesday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres inshore, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore south of Yamba during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 25/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots before dawn. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Mon 22:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, E

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