Byron Coast Waters Weather

Forecast

Byron Coast: Point Danger to Wooli

Issued at: 26/07/2017 06:09.

A persistent ridge of high pressure lies over northern New South Wales as a series of cold fronts moves through the southern parts of the state during Wednesday and Friday. This pattern will direct northwest to southwesterly winds over New South Wales Waters, with winds tending fresh to strong in the south with the passage of fronts.
Wednesday, 26/07/2017
Winds Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Cape Byron in the evening. Winds turning westerly in the evening.
Seas Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon.
Swell Southerly 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Weather Sunny.
Thursday, 27/07/2017
Winds Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday.
Swell Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the afternoon.
Weather Sunny.
Friday, 28/07/2017
Winds Variable about 10 knots becoming northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning then tending westerly during the evening.
Seas Around 1 metre.
Swell Southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Weather Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.

The next routine forecast will be issued at: 26/07/2017 16:05

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Current Weather

Coolangatta   26 Jul 12:20

Anemometer Location: Airport. 6m above sea level. 1km from coast.

Wind

N   8 kts

Gusts

9 kts

Temp

21.7°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Cape Byron   26 Jul 12:20

Anemometer Location: On clifftop. 95m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

NNE   5 kts

Gusts

6 kts

Temp

21.7°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Ballina   26 Jul 12:20

Anemometer Location: Airport. 1m above sea level. 4km from coast.

Wind

NW   10 kts

Gusts

13 kts

Temp

23.5°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Evans Head   26 Jul 12:20

Anemometer Location: On sand hill. 63m above sea level. 1km from coast.

Wind

NNW   8 kts

Gusts

9 kts

Temp

24.4°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Yamba   26 Jul 12:20

Anemometer Location: On headland. 29m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

NW   6 kts

Gusts

7 kts

Temp

23.4°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

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