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forecast winds

Saturday: SE 15/20 kts
Sunday: E 20 kts
Monday: S/SE 10/15 kts
Tuesday: S 15/25 kts

forecast

Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Sunday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly during the afternoon and evening. Reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Monday: Easterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Southerly 15/25 knots turning southeasterly during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. 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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