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forecast winds

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

forecast

East to northeasterly 10/15 knot tending southeast to northeasterly 10/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots inshore in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 04:45 EST

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

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