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Tides for Stanley

High Sun 02:42 EST (3.4m)
Low Sun 09:13 EST (0.8m)
High Sun 14:57 EST (3.4m)
Low Sun 21:32 EST (0.6m)

forecast winds

Saturday: W/NW 25/30 kts
Sunday: W/SW 35 kts
Monday: SW 25/30 kts
Tuesday: SW 10/15 kts


West to northwesterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 2/2.5 metres south of King Island. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 25/30 knots tending northwesterly before dawn then turning west to southwesterly in the evening. Winds may reach up to 35 knots from midday. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres inshore, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore during the afternoon. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 25/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots before dawn. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of King Island. Outlook Tuesday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots tending westerly during the day then becoming variable below 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres south of King Island.

Issued Sat 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, W

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