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forecast winds

Saturday: W 30 kts
Sunday: SW 25 kts
Monday: S 10 kts
Tuesday: S/SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Saturday: Westerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Sunday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Cape Byron early in the morning. Winds turning southerly in the late afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore south of Yamba during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Monday: Southerly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Tuesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to southeasterly below 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Cape Byron.

Issued Sat 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S

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