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forecast winds

Wednesday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Thursday: E/NE 20 kts
Friday: E/SE 15/20 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly 10/15 knots turning east to northeasterly inshore in the afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots at times in the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, tending east to northeasterly inshore from the late morning and reaching up to 20 knots at times. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots with inshore northeasterly seabreezes. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef during the evening. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 04:45 EST

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

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