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Tides for Stanley

Low Wed 15:12 EDT (0.9m)
High Wed 20:59 EDT (3.1m)
Low Thu 03:28 EDT (1.1m)
High Thu 09:15 EDT (3.3m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: N 25 kts
Thursday: W 25 kts
Friday: SW 15/20 kts

forecast

East to northeasterly 10/20 knots, more northerly at times west of King Island. Winds reaching up to 25 knots inshore in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northwest to northeasterly 15/20 knots tending westerly before dawn. Winds reaching up to 25 knots east of King Island during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres east of King Island around midday. Swell: Southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of King Island. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming west to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning.

Issued Wed 05:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SW

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