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forecast winds

Saturday: SE 20 kts
Sunday: SE 10/15 kts
Monday: SE 10/15 kts
Tuesday: E/SE 10 kts

forecast

Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Cape Bowling Green in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Sunday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sat 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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