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Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Ballina

High Thu 03:47 (1.4m)
Low Thu 10:41 (0.6m)
High Thu 16:29 (1.0m)
Low Thu 21:52 (0.6m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: SE 10 kts
Thursday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Friday: N increasing 20/25 kts
Saturday: N 15/25 kts

forecast

Southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots turning northeasterly during the morning and early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Northerly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Wed 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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Sun & Moon Times

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sunrise
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sunset
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last light
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14:32 EDT
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Weather News

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15:54 EDT

For the first time since 2017, the Murray-Darling Basin has just had back-to-back months with above average rain.

Rainy days ahead for southeastern Australia

11:02 EDT

Rain and thunderstorms will spread across southeastern Australia during the next four days, before some of the coldest weather so far this year brings a dusting of early-season snow in the alps.

Primary producers in Central Queensland plead for infrastructure upgrade over flood-prone May Downs Road

10:33 EDT

Fed up primary producers in central Queensland are demanding the upgrade of a key road that is regularly ravaged by floods.