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Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview

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forecast winds

Sunday: W 20 kts
Monday: W/NW 10/20 kts
Tuesday: SW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: S 20/30 kts

forecast

Sunday: Westerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots about Banks Strait, tending west to northwesterly late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Mainly westerly below 1 metre. Monday: West to northwesterly 5/15 knots tending north to northwesterly early in the morning then west to northwesterly 10/20 knots in the late afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres about Banks Strait during the afternoon. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Wednesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning southerly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres.

Issued Sun 16:05 EST

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

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