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Tuesday: N increasing 20/30 kts
Wednesday: SW 15/20 kts
Thursday: S 15/20 kts
Friday: S/SE 10/15 kts


Northerly increasing to 15/20 knots before dawn and further increasing to 20/30 knots during the morning. Northerly wind easing to 15/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 10/15 knots shifting southwesterly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day then tending westerly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 10/15 knots turning southerly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the north during the morning. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre.

Issued Tue 05:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Not available.

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