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forecast winds

Saturday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Sunday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Monday: E/SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Friday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10/15 knots with inshore seabreezes in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Fri 16:00 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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