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Wednesday: Variable 10 kts
Thursday: NE/SE 10/15 kts
Friday: SE 15/25 kts
Saturday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeast to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 15:53 EST

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

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