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Tuesday: N increasing 20/25 kts
Wednesday: N 30 kts
Thursday: S/SE 15/25 kts

forecast

Northerly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Port Macquarie early in the morning. Winds shifting south to southeasterly in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, then increasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. 1st. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. 2nd. Swell: North to northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: South to southeasterly 15/25 knots turning east to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. 1st. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.

Issued Tue 04:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S

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