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Wednesday: SE increasing 10/15 kts
Thursday: SE 10/15 kts
Friday: SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 04:45 EST

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

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21:31 EST

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