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forecast winds

Thursday: SE 20 kts
Friday: E 10/15 kts
Saturday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Mackay in the evening. Winds turning easterly in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Mackay around midday. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning southeasterly early in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore around midday. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.

Issued Thu 04:45 EST

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

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