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Tides

Tides for Ballina

Low Sat 19:32 (0.5m)
High Sun 01:14 (0.9m)
Low Sun 07:00 (0.4m)
High Sun 14:13 (1.3m)

forecast winds

Saturday: NE 20 kts
Sunday: N 25 kts
Monday: N/NW 15/25 kts
Tuesday: SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Northeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots south of Cape Byron in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cape Byron. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots turning northerly before dawn. Winds reaching up to 25 knots south of Yamba in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres south of Cape Byron by early evening. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre later in the evening. Outlook Monday: North to northwesterly 15/25 knots shifting southeasterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly below 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Cape Byron during the morning.

Issued Sat 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E

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Weather News

Warm September night for Tasmania ahead of front

13:25 EST

Tasmania just had a very warm September night, the second night in a row that minimum temperatures across the state were reporting well above average.  Warm air from mainland Australia has filtered down to the southeastern parts of the country, forced further south by strong winds from the interior associated with an approaching cold front.

Low making a warm, windy, stormy mark on southeastern Australia

12:37 EST

A low pressure system and associated front are crossing New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania today bringing strong winds, rain, thunderstorms and high temperatures.

Barnaby Joyce says he sent 'an awful lot' of special drought envoy reports to PM

18:49 EST

The Federal Government's former special drought envoy, Barnaby Joyce, says he sent "an awful lot" of reports to the Prime Minister about issues relating to drought-affected communities, during his appointment.