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Sunday: NW/SW 25/35 kts
Monday: SW 20/30 kts
Tuesday: W 15/20 kts

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West to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots tending northwest to southwesterly 25/35 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots in the middle of the day then tending westerly 15/20 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 15/20 knots becoming northwesterly below 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore.

Issued Sat 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, S

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