|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Thursday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres. Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots before dawn then tending east to northeasterly in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Crowdy Head in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Crowdy Head around midday. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres south of Port Macquarie later in the evening. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms inshore in the afternoon and evening. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening.Issued Thu 16:05 EST
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