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forecast winds

Thursday: E 20 kts
Friday: SE 25 kts
Saturday: SE increasing 25/30 kts
Sunday: SE 25/30 kts

forecast

Thursday: Easterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Cape Bowling Green in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Friday: Easterly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly during the morning. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Thu 15:50 EST

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

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