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Wednesday: N/NW increasing 20/30 kts
Thursday: N/NW 25/35 kts
Friday: SW 25/30 kts

forecast

West to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending north to northwesterly 15/25 knots during the late morning and early afternoon then increasing to 20/30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres by early evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 25/35 knots turning west to southwesterly in the late afternoon and evening. Seas: 2.5/4 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 25/30 knots turning westerly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 4/5 metres south of King Island.

Issued Wed 05:00 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, WSW

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