Byron Coast Waters Weather

Forecast

Byron Coast: Point Danger to Wooli

Issued at: 24/08/2017 04:10.

A cold front with a strong southerly flow will extend to the far northern waters by this evening. In the wake of the front, a weak low pressure system will develop over the Tasman Sea and a ridge of high pressure will extend from the west, which will then combine to maintain southerly winds across the waters into the new week.
Thursday, 24/08/2017
Strong Wind Warning for Thursday for Byron Coast
Winds Northwesterly 15 to 25 knots shifting south to southeasterly 20 to 25 knots in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots during the morning and again in the late evening.
Seas 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell North to northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather Cloudy. 80% chance of showers offshore, 60% chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Friday, 25/08/2017
Strong Wind Warning for Friday for Byron Coast
Winds Southerly 25 to 30 knots.
Seas 2 to 3 metres.
Swell Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the afternoon.
Weather Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Saturday, 26/08/2017
Winds Southerly 20 to 30 knots decreasing to 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
Seas 2 to 3 metres.
Swell Southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

The next routine forecast will be issued at: 24/08/2017 16:05

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Current Weather

Coolangatta   24 Aug 08:50

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

Wind

NNW   12 kts

Gusts

14 kts

Temp

18.9°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Cape Byron   24 Aug 08:50

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

Wind

CALM   0 kts

Gusts

0 kts

Temp

19.0°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Ballina   24 Aug 08:50

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

Wind

W   5 kts

Gusts

6 kts

Temp

19.1°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Evans Head   24 Aug 08:50

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

Wind

WNW   4 kts

Gusts

5 kts

Temp

0.0°c

Rain 9am

0.2 mm

Yamba   24 Aug 08:50

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

Wind

W   7 kts

Gusts

8 kts

Temp

15.3°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

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