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Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Ballina

Low Thu 01:33 (0.3m)
High Thu 08:31 (1.7m)
Low Thu 15:05 (0.4m)
High Thu 20:42 (1.1m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: N/NE 30 kts
Thursday: N 30 kts
Friday: N 20/30 kts
Saturday: N 15/20 kts

forecast

North to northeasterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots inshore in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots south of Cape Byron during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Northerly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots before dawn. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.

Issued Wed 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ENE

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Sun & Moon Times

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first light
05:42 EDT
sunrise
06:08 EDT
sunset
19:47 EDT
last light
20:13 EDT
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04:15 EDT
set
18:33 EDT
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Weather News

Dust storm engulfs parts of SA, Victoria and NSW as weather bureau warns of damaging winds

20:05 EDT

An intense dust storm is sweeping through a huge area of South Australia, New South Wales and Victoria, reducing visibility and prompting a warning to drivers on outback roads.

Dust storm sweeping over SA, NSW and VIC

15:08 EDT

A large dust storm is sweeping over parts of South Australia, Victoria and NSW this afternoon.

Dubbo fish kill won't be the last as drought, fire raise extinction risk, ecologists warn

15:05 EDT

A renowned angler says a mass fish kill in the parched Macquarie River in New South Wales this week left the waterway looking like "tomato soup." Tens of thousands of fish of all sizes and species are estimated to have perished near Dubbo, in the state's west, after much-needed rain washed sediment into the river, causing dissolved oxygen levels to drop rapidly.