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Wednesday: W 20/30 kts
Thursday: S/SW 30 kts
Friday: N/NW 15/20 kts

forecast

Westerly 20/30 knots turning southwesterly in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Thursday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Norah Head early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon then becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, then decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southerly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots turning west to southwesterly during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Wed 10:52 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S

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