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Sunday: S 30 kts
Monday: SW/SE 15/20 kts
Tuesday: N/NW 20 kts


Southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Maroochydore in the late evening. Seas: 2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 15/20 knots inshore increasing to 20/25 knots offshore. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2 metres inshore. Southerly 2.5/4 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: Southwest to southeasterly 15/20 knots, decreasing to 10/15 knots during the early morning and becoming variable below 10 knots in the late morning. Winds becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres inshore. South to southeasterly 2.5/4 metres offshore, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the day. Outlook Tuesday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore. Winds tending northeast to northwesterly 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre inshore. South to southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres offshore, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the day.

Issued Sat 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S

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