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forecast winds

Tuesday: W/NW 10/15 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 20/25 kts
Thursday: W/SW 15/25 kts


Monday: West to northwesterly 10/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Tuesday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots, though variable below 10 knots inshore at first, tending northwest to northeasterly during the morning, then general northeasterly in the afternoon. Winds tending northwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 10/20 knots, tending west to southwesterly 20/25 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots, easing to 10/20 knots during the afternoon and turning north to northeasterly during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning.

Issued Mon 16:05 EDT

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

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