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Wednesday: S/SE 10 kts
Thursday: NW 25 kts
Friday: NW 20/30 kts

forecast

Wednesday: South to southeasterly about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore during the afternoon. Thursday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Cape Byron during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Wed 11:06 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, S

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