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Thursday: SE increasing 15/20 kts
Friday: SE 10/15 kts
Saturday: SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Wednesday: Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Thursday: Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots before dawn. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Cairns. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 16:04 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, SE

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