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Wednesday: NE 15/20 kts
Thursday: N 40 kts
Friday: S/SW 30/45 kts
Saturday: S 25/35 kts

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Wednesday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Northerly around 1 metre. Thursday: Northeasterly 20/25 knots turning northerly 25/30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Winds reaching up to 40 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres around midday. Swell: Northerly around 1 metre, tending northeasterly 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 25/35 knots turning southwesterly 30/35 knots during the morning then tending south to southwesterly 30/45 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning, then increasing to 3/5 metres around midday. 1st. Swell: Below 0.5 metres, tending southerly 1/2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 25/35 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon.

Issued Wed 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, NE

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