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Sunday: W 35 kts
Monday: NW 40 kts
Tuesday: NW 25/40 kts
Wednesday: W/NW 20/30 kts

forecast

Sunday: Westerly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Monday: Westerly 20/30 knots turning northwesterly during the morning and early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 40 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Tuesday: Northwesterly 25/40 knots decreasing to 20/30 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1.5/2 metres later in the evening. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres.

Issued Sun 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S

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