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Wednesday: N 25 kts
Thursday: N/NW 30 kts
Friday: N 15/20 kts

forecast

Wednesday: Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Cape Byron in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Thursday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots south of Cape Byron early in the morning. Winds shifting southeasterly in the early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. 1st. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cape Byron during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: North to northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning northerly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore.

Issued Wed 10:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, NNE

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