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Wednesday: N 10/15 kts
Thursday: NW 15/25 kts
Friday: W/SW 20/30 kts

forecast

West to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the afternoon then becoming northerly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing to below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning. Reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Point Perpendicular in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon.

Issued Wed 04:10 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S

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