Saturday: Southerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Cape Byron. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore north of Yamba. Sunday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots decreasing to below 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Tuesday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres.Issued Sat 16:05 EST
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