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Friday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Saturday: W 20/25 kts
Sunday: W 20/30 kts

forecast

Thursday: Westerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Friday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.

Issued Thu 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, W

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