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

forecast

Tuesday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Tue 18:33 EST

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

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