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Tuesday: NW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: W/NW 25/30 kts
Thursday: N 20/30 kts

forecast

Northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres in the far west. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 25/30 knots turning west to southwesterly during the late morning then tending southwesterly 20/25 knots during the late afternoon. Wind easing to 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres in the far west. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots turning northerly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres.

Issued Tue 05:10 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW

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18:11 EST

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Brisbane thawing out after cold start

16:38 EST

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