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Tides for Stanley

Low Wed 01:26 (1.0m)
High Wed 07:00 (3.3m)
Low Wed 13:52 (0.7m)
High Wed 19:45 (3.3m)

forecast winds

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

forecast

Westerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of King Island by early evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres south of King Island. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 20/25 knots turning southwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning, then to 2/4 metres later in the evening. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres, grading 3/4 metres south of King Island.

Issued Tue 16:05 EST

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

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10:04 EST

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