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forecast winds

Friday: SW 35 kts
Saturday: SW 30/35 kts
Sunday: S/SW 25/35 kts

forecast

Westerly 25/30 knots turning southwesterly in the afternoon. Winds reaching up to 35 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon, then increasing to 2/3 metres later in the evening. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 30/35 knots. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: Southerly 2.5/4 metres, increasing to 4/6 metres around midday. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly 25/35 knots decreasing to 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the evening. Swell: Southerly 4/6 metres, decreasing to 3/4 metres during the afternoon or evening.

Issued Fri 10:32 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S

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