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Thursday: E increasing 20/30 kts
Friday: S/SW change 30 kts
Saturday: SW 15/20 kts

forecast

South to southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly around midday and gradually increasing to 20/30 knots by late afternoon and tending northeasterly during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: East to northeasterly 15/25 knots, 30 knots in the far east, becoming variable to 15 knots by dawn. Winds then tending northwesterly and increasing to 20/30 knots during the morning ahead of a 25/30 knots south to southwesterly change around midday. Wind easing to 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2.5/3 metres around midday. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning southerly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Thu 05:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SW

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