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forecast winds

Sunday: W/NW 15/20 kts
Monday: W/SW 15/25 kts
Tuesday: SW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: S/SW 15/25 kts

forecast

Sunday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Monday: North to northwesterly 10/20 knots turning west to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the late afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore around midday. Outlook Tuesday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots early in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Wednesday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots tending south to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.

Issued Sun 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, W

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