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Tuesday: S/SW 10 kts
Wednesday: W increasing 10/15 kts
Thursday: NW/SW 10/15 kts

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South to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly in the afternoon. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots during the morning then becoming north to northwesterly in the evening. Winds becoming light and variable inshore in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Thursday: Northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending southeast to southwesterly during the morning then tending southeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the evening.

Issued Tue 04:45 EST

Seas: Up to 0.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, SSE

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