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Thursday: NW locally 20 kts
Friday: S increasing 15/20 kts
Saturday: SE 20/25 kts
Sunday: E/SE 20/30 kts


Northwesterly 10/15 knots, locally 20 knots early this morning, tending southwest to southerly and freshening to 15/20 knots later in the afternoon. Seas: Up to 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southerly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: East to southeasterly 20/30 knots tending east to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the morning then tending east to southeasterly during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.

Issued Thu 05:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Not available.

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