Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Ballina
forecast windsSaturday: N 30 kts
Sunday: S 20/30 kts
Monday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Friday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Cape Byron in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre. Saturday: Northerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the morning. Winds turning northwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots becoming southerly 20/30 knots in the late afternoon then decreasing to 20/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. 1st. Swell: Southeast to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. 2nd. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 2/2.5 metres.Issued Fri 22:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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