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Friday: SE 20/25 kts
Saturday: SE 25 kts
Sunday: SE 20/25 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres outside the reef. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots at times. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef.

Issued Fri 05:31 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, ESE

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