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

forecast

Monday: Westerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre offshore. Tuesday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to northwesterly in the middle of the day then decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northwesterly about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/20 knots early in the morning then turning west to northwesterly in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. 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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