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Friday: E/NE 10/15 kts
Saturday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Sunday: E/SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Variable about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10/15 knots before dawn. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Fri 04:45 EST

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

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08:06 EST

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07:27 EST

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