Ballina North Wall Surf Cam & Surf Report

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TODAY
3-4 ft E
@ 9 sec
5 kn W
11 min ago
Incoming tide
L 2:23 AM (0.3m)
H 8:19 AM (1.3m)
6:14 AM 5:10 PM
24° Water
Earl Jones

Regional Surf Report

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Surf Report Info

Region: Lennox Head Beach to Evans Head

Reporters location:

Coastalwatch surf reporters are the saltiest locals around. Part fish, part shark, part human, they live for the waves and are usually more local than the locals. They’ll be up before dawn waiting for first light to reveal the days surf conditions and can sense a change of wind from a sparrows fart. Each reporter covers a region of coastline which includes many number of surf spots and beaches. Please consider there may be possible variations between this report and your local spot due to differences in orientation to the coast and any local idiosyncrasies that may also effect the swell and weather patterns.


by Earl Jones
  • 4/05/2015 6:25 AM | Report

    Today's rating - Pretty Good

    Fun 3-4ft clean waves with an East swell and light West winds early this morning. The open beaches and Southern protected corners have the cleanest waves. The winds are forecast to go stronger from the S later today. The banks have changed quite a bit on the beach breaks so worth a hunt around to find those choice new setups. ...For LIVE Surf Cams Ad Free on any device upgrade to Coastalwatch PLUS today. Just $0.99 for the first 8 weeks.

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 1.2m
    Wind: WSW 0-10 kts
    Best at: Open beaches
    Conditions: Clean

    Afternoon
    Swell: 1m
    Wind: S 10-20 kts
    Best at: Protected coves and points
    Conditions: Semi-clean

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

3 - 4ft ENE
@ 9 sec
8 kn SSW
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook

Forecast for Monday 4 May until midnight
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday. Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Coastal Weather
Possible shower.
15° 25°
Today
Mostly sunny.
16° 26°
Tuesday
Mostly sunny.
16° 25°
Wednesday
Possible shower.
15° 24°
Thursday
Possible shower.
14° 23°
Friday
Mostly sunny.
13° 25°
Saturday
Sunny.
12° 24°
Sunday

UV Index 12 (Extreme)
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