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Wednesday: S/SW 25/33 kts
Thursday: W/SW increasing 15/20 kts
Friday: W/SW 15/20 kts


Tuesday: Southwesterly 25/33 knots. Seas: 3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Wednesday: South to southwesterly 25/33 knots, easing to 20/30 knots early morning, then 15/20 knots south and west of Kangaroo Island late morning, and throughout during the afternoon. Winds easing further to 10/15 knots west of Kangaroo Island late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during around midday. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres. 2nd. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, decreasing below 0.5 metres around midday. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots around midday. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots easing to 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres.

Issued Tue 22:00 CST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, S

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