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

forecast

Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.

Issued Thu 04:45 EST

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

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