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forecast winds

Tuesday: E 10/15 kts
Wednesday: E/NE 10 kts
Thursday: NE 10/15 kts
Friday: N/NW 10/15 kts

forecast

Tuesday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Wednesday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots turning northerly during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Innisfail later in the evening. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots shifting south to southeasterly during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Tue 15:53 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m

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