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Tuesday: NW 20 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 30 kts
Thursday: S/SW 20/30 kts

forecast

Westerly 10/15 knots turning northwesterly in the evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Port Stephens in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Outlook Wednesday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots turning west to southwesterly in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon then becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning.

Issued Tue 04:10 EST

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

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