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Friday: SW 20/25 kts
Saturday: S 20/30 kts
Sunday: S 20/30 kts

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Northwesterly 15/20 knots, tending northeasterly inshore this afternoon. Winds decreasing to north to northwesterly 10/15 knots north of Gladstone this evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to southwesterly in the morning, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Cape Capricorn early in the morning. Winds shifting to north to northeasterly about 10 knots before another southwesterly 20/25 knot change from the south during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeast to southwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots early in the morning then becoming southerly 20/30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/2.5 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 20/30 knots turning southeasterly 15/25 knots during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: South to southeasterly 2/3 metres offshore southern waters, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning.

Issued Thu 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, NE

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