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Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Ballina

Low Mon 23:42 (0.4m)
High Tue 05:21 (1.0m)
Low Tue 11:00 (0.3m)
High Tue 17:59 (1.6m)

forecast winds

Monday: E/NE 10 kts
Tuesday: N/NE 20 kts
Wednesday: N 15/20 kts
Thursday: W/NW 10/15 kts

forecast

East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Yamba by early evening. Outlook Tuesday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 20 knots south of Cape Byron in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cape Byron by early evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming northerly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots shifting east to northeasterly below 10 knots during the afternoon then becoming variable during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.

Issued Mon 16:05 EST

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

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