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forecast winds

Saturday: W 20/30 kts
Sunday: W/NW 10/20 kts
Monday: NW 20/30 kts

forecast

Westerly 20/30 knots tending southwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning, decreasing to 10/20 knots in the afternoon, though lighter and variable inshore. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon, then below 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly 10/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Monday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.

Issued Sat 05:00 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W

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