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forecast winds

Tuesday: N increasing 20/30 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 20/30 kts
Thursday: N/NW increasing 20 kts


Monday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching 25 knots in the south. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the south. Tuesday: Northerly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots early in the morning then decreasing to 15/25 knots in the late morning. Wind easing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 15/25 knots shifting west to southwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning and early afternoon. Westerly wind easing to 15/20 knots later in the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots increasing to 20 knots before tending west to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Westerly 10/15 knots shifting north to northeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre.

Issued Mon 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Not available.

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