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forecast winds

Thursday: E 15/20 kts
Friday: E/SE increasing 20/25 kts
Saturday: SE 20/25 kts

forecast

Northeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly 15/20 knots in the late morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Mackay. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots, increasing to 20/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.

Issued Thu 04:45 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 0.5m

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