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forecast winds

Saturday: W/SW 25 kts
Sunday: SW 25 kts
Monday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Tuesday: SE increasing 10/15 kts

forecast

Saturday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots turning west to southwesterly in the evening. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southeasterly around 0.5 metres inshore. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres offshore. Sunday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Maroochydore early in the morning. Winds decreasing to south to southwesterly about 10 knots early afternoon, then shifting east to southeasterly late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southeasterly around 0.5 metres inshore. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore.

Issued Sat 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S

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