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Wednesday: N/NE 15/20 kts
Thursday: N 15/20 kts
Friday: N/NW 10/15 kts


North to northwesterly about 10 knots tending north to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots turning northeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore.

Issued Wed 04:45 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SSE

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