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Thursday: E/NE 20/30 kts
Friday: NE 10/15 kts
Saturday: W 20/30 kts

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Wednesday: Northeasterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres in the west. Thursday: East to northeasterly 20/30 knots during the morning with some stronger squalls. Winds tending northwest to northerly 15/20 knots by midday then becoming northeasterly in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres around midday. 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: Northeasterly 10/15 knots shifting west to southwesterly below 10 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. 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. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres in the far west.

Issued Wed 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, W

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