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Wednesday: N 20/25 kts
Thursday: NW 25 kts
Friday: N/NW 10/15 kts

forecast

Wednesday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots turning northerly 20/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre. Thursday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Innisfail early in the morning. Winds turning northerly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Northerly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots shifting south to southeasterly during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Northerly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 10:05 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, N

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