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forecast winds

Monday: E 10/15 kts
Tuesday: E 20 kts
Wednesday: E 10/15 kts
Thursday: NE 10/15 kts

forecast

Monday: Easterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Tuesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the morning then turning easterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning northeasterly below 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots turning northerly during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.

Issued Mon 15:50 EST

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

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