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forecast winds

Friday: S/SE 10/15 kts
Saturday: SE 15/20 kts
Sunday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: About 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel. Friday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Creal Reef by early evening. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres north of Creal Reef. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Thu 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SE

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