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forecast winds

Tuesday: SE 10/15 kts
Wednesday: E 10/15 kts
Thursday: N 10/15 kts

forecast

Monday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Tuesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 10/15 knots early in the morning then tending easterly in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Easterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly about 10 knots tending northerly 10/15 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Innisfail during the evening. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Mon 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ESE

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