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forecast winds

Thursday: SE 25 kts
Friday: SE 25 kts
Saturday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Cairns. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Cairns early in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.

Issued Thu 10:13 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E

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