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Tuesday: W 15/20 kts
Wednesday: WNW/NE 30 kts
Thursday: N 20/30 kts
Friday: N 15/25 kts

forecast

Tuesday: Westerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres in the far west. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres in the far west. Wednesday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting northeasterly 15/25 knots in the late morning. Reaching up to 30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres in the west. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly 20/30 knots turning northwesterly 15/25 knots in the late morning then tending northerly 20/30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres in the west. 2nd. Swell: Northerly below 0.5 metres, tending easterly 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Northerly 15/25 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the day then becoming north to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. 1st. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres in the far west. 2nd. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.

Issued Tue 16:40 EST

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

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