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forecast winds

Tuesday: SE 20 kts
Wednesday: SE 15/20 kts
Thursday: SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Monday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Tuesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots north of Cairns during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres north of Cairns. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.

Issued Mon 15:50 EST

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

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