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Friday: W/SW 30 kts
Saturday: W 15/25 kts
Sunday: W 15/25 kts

forecast

Friday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the north. Winds tending southeast to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the south during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres. Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 15/25 knots tending southwesterly 10/20 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.

Issued Fri 10:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S

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