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Friday: Variable 10 kts
Saturday: NE 25 kts
Sunday: W 25/30 kts
Monday: W 25/30 kts


Friday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre offshore. Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning northeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Sunday: North to northeasterly 20/25 knots shifting westerly 25/30 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore around midday. Outlook Monday: Westerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. 1st. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.

Issued Fri 16:05 EDT

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

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