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Thursday: NE 35 kts
Friday: Variable 10 kts
Saturday: W increasing 20/30 kts

forecast

Thursday: Northeasterly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore in the afternoon. Shifting west to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/4 metres, decreasing below 2.5 metres by early evening, then decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Northeasterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres by early evening. Friday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Northeasterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northeasterly 1/2 metres, tending easterly around 1 metre during the afternoon.

Issued Thu 13:38 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, NE

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