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forecast winds

Friday: E 25 kts
Saturday: SE 20/25 kts
Sunday: E/SE 20/25 kts

forecast

Thursday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Mackay. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Friday: Easterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Hamilton Island in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore around midday. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: East to southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.

Issued Thu 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m

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