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forecast winds

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

forecast

Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Cape Bowling Green early in the morning. Winds turning southeasterly during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.

Issued Wed 15:50 EST

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

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