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Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Ballina

Low Thu 04:37 (0.2m)
High Thu 11:16 (1.5m)
Low Thu 17:30 (0.4m)
High Thu 23:23 (1.1m)

forecast winds

Thursday: N 20/30 kts
Friday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Saturday: N 15/20 kts

forecast

Northerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 20/30 knots tending northwesterly 15/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southeasterly 15/20 knots before dawn then turning east to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Below 0.5 metres, tending southerly 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Wed 22:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, SE

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Sun & Moon Times

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first light
05:43 EDT
sunrise
06:07 EDT
sunset
18:56 EDT
last light
19:20 EDT
set
08:12 EDT
rise
21:57 EDT
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Weather News

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14:46 EDT

George Greenwood cuts a forlorn figure as he walks through the empty stalls of his once-thriving piggery.

Storms to strike NSW and Queensland

12:54 EDT

Severe thunderstorms are possible in parts of Queensland and NSW during the next two days.

Wintry spell in southeastern Australia

12:08 EDT

A wintry mix of weather will hit southeastern Australia during the next 48 hours, with showers, thunderstorms, hail and even a chance of thundersnow.