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Monday: NW 35/45 kts
Tuesday: W 25/40 kts
Wednesday: W/NW 30/35 kts
Thursday: W 20/30 kts


Monday: Northwesterly 35/45 knots tending westerly 30/40 knots in the evening. Seas: 3/5 metres. Swell: 2/3 metres. Tuesday: Westerly 25/40 knots turning northwesterly 25/35 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: Westerly 3/5 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 30/35 knots tending west to southwesterly 25/35 knots before dawn and then easing to 20/30 knots by mid-morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Swell: Westerly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres.

Issued Mon 16:16 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, W

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