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Tuesday: NE increasing 15/20 kts
Wednesday: NW/W 25/33 kts
Thursday: W/SW 10/15 kts


Northeasterly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots south of Kangaroo Island during the afternoon, then extending throughout during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres tending southwesterly around 1 metre later in the evening. Outlook Wednesday: Northeast to northwesterly 20/30 knots shifting northwest to westerly 25/33 knots from the west in the early morning. Winds easing to westerly 20/25 knots during the early afternoon, becoming southwesterly 15/20 knots by early evening then easing to 10/15 knots late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening, then tending west to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending southeast to southwesterly below 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the afternoon or evening.

Issued Tue 05:10 CDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, WSW

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