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Thursday: SW 30/40 kts
Friday: SW 25/35 kts
Saturday: N 15/25 kts


Wednesday: Northwesterly 25/30 knots reaching 30/35 knots west of Kangaroo Island in the late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, reaching 3/3.5 metres west of Neptune Island late evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Thursday: North to northwesterly 25/33 knots shifting southwesterly during the morning and reaching 30/40 knots west of Kangaroo Island, extending to west of Vivonne Bay late afternoon and throughout in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly 3/5 metres, increasing to 4/7 metres during the morning, then tending southwesterly 5/8 metres around midday. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 25/35 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots in the late afternoon then tending westerly 15/20 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing below 3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 5/7 metres, decreasing to 4/5 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning northerly 15/25 knots in the late morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon or evening.

Issued Wed 22:04 CST

Seas: Up to 5.0m
Swell: Up to 8.0m, SW

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