Bar Report

Weekend Weather

Marine Rescue Iluka Yamba

Weather and Bar Report for the Clarence River


Greetings from the Marine Rescue Radio Base at Iluka with your weekend weather and bar report for the Clarence River

Date: 8/05/2021

Report Compiled at (Time):0630

By: Warren Vesey

Wind Direction: Westerly

Wind Speed in knots:         5 Kts

Current Temperature:  17c

Barometric Pressure: 1013

Cloud Cover:      80 %

Humidity (%):           99 %

Max. Wind Speed and wind direction overnight: 6 Kts

Next High Tide is at:    0605                       Height:     1.5m

Next Low Tide is at:  1222                          Height:      0.5m

Clarence River Bar Conditions / General Conditions: 

Bar “Caution” 

 Some pressure waves to 2 mtrs oncoming North and South entrance

Winds changing to Nth to NE 10 to 15 kts variable at 10 kts in the morning

Seas at 1 mtr….Swell at 1 mtr

Chance of Thunderstorms offshore of Yamba this morning, mostly Sunny afternoon

Note: Wind and Wave forecast are only averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, 

and stronger still in storms and thunderstorms. Max waves can be twice forecast height, 


For any further information contact the base on 66466311

Marine Rescue Iluka Yamba