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Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Ballina

High Tue 19:06 (1.5m)
Low Wed 01:25 (0.2m)
High Wed 07:27 (1.2m)
Low Wed 13:15 (0.3m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: SE 10/15 kts
Wednesday: N/NE 20 kts
Thursday: N 15/20 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon, and reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inshore later in the evening. Swell: Southerly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the evening. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the evening.

Issued Mon 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S

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