Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
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forecast windsWednesday: NE 20 kts
Thursday: NE 35 kts
Friday: S 30/45 kts
Saturday: S 25/35 kts
Wednesday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Yamba. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Northerly around 1 metre. Thursday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 35 knots inshore in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Northerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Yamba during the afternoon. Outlook Friday: East to northeasterly 25/35 knots shifting southerly 30/45 knots early in the morning. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Northeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres north of Yamba during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, tending southerly 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 25/35 knots. Seas: 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly 2/2.5 metres, tending easterly 1/2 metres during the morning.Issued Wed 16:05 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, N
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