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Saturday: Variable 10 kts
Sunday: W 20 kts
Monday: W 15/20 kts

forecast

Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Cape Sidmouth in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cape Sidmouth during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Monday: Westerly 15/20 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.

Issued Sat 04:45 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SE

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