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Sunday: W 25/30 kts
Monday: SW 15/25 kts
Tuesday: W/NW increasing 10/15 kts

forecast

Westerly 25/30 knots turning southwesterly 20/30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres east of King Island during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 4 metres south of King Island. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 4 metres south of King Island. Outlook Tuesday: West to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres south of King Island.

Issued Sun 05:00 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW

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