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forecast winds

Saturday: S/SW 25/35 kts
Sunday: S/SW 35 kts
Monday: N 10/15 kts
Tuesday: NW 10/15 kts

forecast

South to southwesterly 25/35 knots. Seas: Around 4 metres. Swell: Southerly 4/6 metres. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching 35 knots early in the morning. Winds decreasing to 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 4/5 metres. Outlook Monday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming northerly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 3/4 metres, tending southeasterly 2/3 metres around midday. Outlook Tuesday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots turning west to southwesterly below 10 knots during the morning then becoming variable during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.

Issued Sat 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 6.0m, S

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