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Westerly 20/30 knots locally reaching up to 35 knots early this morning before easing to 15/25 knots by the late morning. Winds then increasing to 20/30 knots again in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots tending west to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the morning then tending south to southwesterly in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Thursday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots becoming west to southwesterly during the day then tending southerly during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning then tending southerly during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre.Issued Tue 05:11 EDT
16:28 EDT Hail is caused when raindrops are lifted up into the atmosphere during a thunderstorm and then supercooled by temperatures below freezing, turning them into ice balls.