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forecast winds

Friday: W 10/15 kts
Saturday: W/SW 25 kts
Sunday: W/NW 15/20 kts

forecast

Northwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly 10/15 knots during the afternoon and evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Port Stephens in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Port Stephens during the afternoon. 1st. Swell: Easterly 1.5 metres. 2nd. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. 1st. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. 2nd. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Sunday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. 1st. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. 2nd. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.

Issued Fri 04:10 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E

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