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Tuesday: SE/SW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: N 15/20 kts
Thursday: N increasing 25/35 kts
Friday: SW 20/30 kts

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Tuesday: Southeast to southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Wednesday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots turning northerly 15/20 knots in the late morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/25 knots increasing to 25/35 knots early in the morning then shifting west to southwesterly 25/30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, tending northeasterly 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. 2nd. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.

Issued Tue 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SSW

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