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Friday: S 25/30 kts
Saturday: S 30 kts
Sunday: S 15/20 kts
Monday: NE 10/15 kts

forecast

Friday: Southerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore south of Yamba. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres. Saturday: Southerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Cape Byron early in the morning. Winds decreasing to 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 15/20 knots tending southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.

Issued Fri 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S

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