Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
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forecast windsFriday: NW 25 kts
Saturday: SE 15/20 kts
Sunday: E 10/15 kts
Northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Yamba early in the morning. Winds shifting southeasterly in the early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. 1st. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cape Byron during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore.Issued Fri 04:10 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
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