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Tides for Ballina

Low Thu 22:30 (0.6m)
High Fri 03:52 (1.0m)
Low Fri 09:45 (0.5m)
High Fri 16:54 (1.4m)

forecast winds

Thursday: N/NW 10/15 kts
Friday: N increasing 20/25 kts
Saturday: N/NW increasing 25/30 kts
Sunday: SW increasing 15/20 kts


North to northwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Yamba. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 10/20 knots in the afternoon. Winds increasing to 20/25 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: North to northwesterly 20/25 knots, increasing to 25/30 knots offshore. Winds shifting wets to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots, increasing to 15/20 knots offshore. Winds turning south to southeasterly about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Decreasing to below 1 metre in the evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.

Issued Thu 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S

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