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Tides for Stanley

Low Tue 09:22 (0.9m)
High Tue 15:13 (3.2m)
Low Tue 21:45 (0.9m)
High Wed 03:32 (3.3m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: SW 20/25 kts
Wednesday: E 20/30 kts
Thursday: E 25/30 kts


Southwesterly 20/25 knots turning southerly 15/20 knots during the afternoon then southeasterly in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres, increasing to 5/6 metres south of King Island. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly 20/30 knots before dawn. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon.

Issued Tue 05:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 6.0m, SW

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