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Thursday: S/SE 20/25 kts
Friday: N 15/25 kts
Saturday: NW 15/25 kts

forecast

West to northwesterly 15/20 knots, shifting south to southeasterly 20/25 knots from the south this morning. Winds turning southeasterly 15/20 knots early afternoon, decreasing further to 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming northerly 15/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre offshore, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots shifting southeasterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. 1st. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore. 2nd. Swell: North to northeasterly around 1 metre.

Issued Thu 08:44 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S

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