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forecast winds

Saturday: N/NW 30 kts
Sunday: NW 25/35 kts
Monday: N/NW 15/25 kts

forecast

Variable 5/15 knots tending north to northwesterly around midday then increasing to 15/25 knots, reaching 30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres in the evening. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 25/35 knots tending westerly 20/30 knots early in the morning then decreasing to 15/25 knots around midday. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Monday: North to northwesterly 15/25 knots turning west to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon.

Issued Sat 05:00 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, W

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