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1-2 ft ESE
@ 7 sec
4 kn WNW
8 min ago
Outgoing tide
H 1:05 PM (1.4m)
L 7:09 PM (0.4m)
H 1:14 AM (1.2m)
L 7:27 AM (0.2m)
6:09 AM 5:28 PM
22° Water
Earl Jones

Regional Surf Report

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Surf Report Info

Region: Brunswick Heads to Byron Bay - The Pass

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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
  • 24/08/2016 6:45 AM | Report

    Today's rating - Average

    Semi clean waves with a strong SW wind in the Bay with up to 2ft of ESE swell. The winds will swing ESE later and increase through the day. The Southern protected corners inside the Bay should be the cleanest option all day. There have been a few white pointer shark sightings at the Ballina Shire beaches lately so check it out before you go. Low tide is at 6.33am and high is at 1.07pm.

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 0.6m
    Wind: SW 10-20 kts
    Best at: Protected coves and points
    Conditions: Semi-clean

    Afternoon
    Swell: 0.6m
    Wind: ESE 10-20 kts
    Best at: Protected coves and points
    Conditions: Semi-clean

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

2 - 3ft ESE
@ 13 sec
12 kn NNW
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook

Forecast for Wednesday 24 August until midnight
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots shifting northwesterly in the late afternoon. Reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Cape Byron during the morning and again in the late evening.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres later in the evening.
Swell: East to northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres around midday. Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore from late this morning.

Coastal Weather
Rain at times.
15°
Now Rain at times.
Mostly sunny.
13° 20°
Thursday Mostly sunny.
Showers increasing.
12° 17°
Friday Showers increasing.
Shower or two.
10° 18°
Saturday Shower or two.

UV Index : 5 (Moderate)

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