Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
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forecast windsSunday: W/SW 20 kts
Monday: N/NW 20 kts
Tuesday: S/SW 15/25 kts
Wednesday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Sunday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to southwesterly in the late evening. Reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Cape Byron in the late evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres, increasing to around 1 metre north of Yamba. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre. Monday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots shifting east to northeasterly below 10 knots in the late afternoon then tending north to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the morning and again in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Outlook Tuesday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots tending northeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots shifting north to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Sun 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
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The flood-hit area of Forbes in central-western NSW is readying itself for the worst of a slow-moving flood, with the peak expected to hit after midnight.
Farmers near Forbes in the New South Wales central west are bracing for extensive loses as their crops continue to be inundated with flood waters, which are expected to peak later today.
Southwestern parts of Western Australia have had rain of up to 24mm of rain this morning as another cold front swept over the region.