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Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Ballina

Low Sun 16:33 (0.5m)
High Sun 23:16 (1.5m)
Low Mon 05:49 (0.4m)
High Mon 11:46 (1.2m)

forecast winds

Sunday: N/NW 20 kts
Monday: NW 20 kts
Tuesday: N/NE 15/20 kts

forecast

North to northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Cape Byron in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inshore by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Monday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Yamba early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming northerly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly during the morning, tending north to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sun 04:26 EST

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

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