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Friday: Variable 10 kts
Saturday: S/SE change 10/15 kts
Sunday: S/SE locally 15/20 kts

forecast

Thursday: East to southeasterly below 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Friday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots before a south to southeasterly change 10/15 knots extending from the south during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the morning. Winds possibly reaching 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Thu 23:00 EST

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

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