Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BallinaHigh Fri 08:55 EST (1.3m)
Low Fri 15:00 EST (0.1m)
High Fri 21:28 EST (1.7m)
Low Sat 04:11 EST (0.2m)
forecast windsFriday: S 30 kts
Saturday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Sunday: N/NW 10/15 kts
Southerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable below 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 10/15 knots becoming north to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres.Issued Fri 04:10 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, S
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Gale Warning for Coffs & Macquarie Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Byron, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans & Eden Coasts
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