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Tides

Tides for Ballina

Low Sat 21:16 (0.6m)
High Sun 02:53 (1.0m)
Low Sun 08:50 (0.4m)
High Sun 15:58 (1.4m)

forecast winds

Saturday: N 15/20 kts
Sunday: N/NW 15/20 kts
Monday: E/NE 10/15 kts
Tuesday: NE increasing 10/15 kts

forecast

Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres increasing to 1/2 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southerly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Monday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming east to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Yamba by early evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Cape Byron by early evening. Outlook Tuesday: Northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.

Issued Sat 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S

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