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forecast winds

Monday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Tuesday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: NE/SE 15/20 kts


South to southeasterly 15/20 knots tending east to southeasterly during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Tuesday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northeast to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Mon 04:45 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 0.5m

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