Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BallinaLow Thu 13:13 EST (0.1m)
High Thu 19:42 EST (1.6m)
Low Fri 02:21 EST (0.2m)
High Fri 07:51 EST (1.3m)
forecast windsThursday: N 20 kts
Friday: N 15/20 kts
Saturday: N 15/20 kts
Thursday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming northerly 10/15 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots south of Cape Byron in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cape Byron later in the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Friday: Northerly 15/20 knots tending northwesterly before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 15/20 knots during the day then tending northwesterly during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Thu 10:00 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
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