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Thursday: W/SW 35 kts
Friday: W 20/30 kts
Saturday: SW/S 10 kts
Sunday: S 10/15 kts


Thursday: West to southwesterly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots at times until later this evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots tending southwesterly by dawn then easing to 20/25 knots by the late morning. Wind decreasing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon and to 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: Southwest to southerly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 10/15 knots becoming southeasterly about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the day then turning north to northeasterly during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre.

Issued Thu 16:40 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Not available.

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