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forecast winds

Monday: E 15/20 kts
Tuesday: E 15/20 kts
Wednesday: E/SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Sunday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching 20 knots at times. Winds tending east to northeasterly inshore until evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Monday: Easterly 15/20 knots tending east to northeasterly inshore during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sun 22:00 EST

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

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