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Tuesday: W 20/30 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 20/25 kts
Thursday: NW/NE 20/30 kts
Friday: N 15/25 kts


Westerly 15/25 knots, reaching 20/30 knots south of Kangaroo Island. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres. Outlook Wednesday: West to southwesterly 20/25 knots easing during the morning to 10/15 knots by midday. Winds tending northwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon, and then north to northeasterly in the evening. Winds reaching 15/20 knots south and west of Kangaroo Island late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning, then rising to 1/1.5 metres in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/25 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 20/30 knots before dawn then tending southwesterly 15/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres west of Kangaroo Island later in the evening. Outlook Friday: Northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending northerly 15/25 knots during the morning then tending northwesterly during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the afternoon.

Issued Tue 15:50 CST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW

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