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Friday: E 15/25 kts
Saturday: S/SW 10/15 kts
Sunday: E 10/15 kts

forecast

Thursday: Easterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. 2nd. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Friday: Easterly 15/25 knots, tending east to northeasterly at 15/20 knots during the day, though winds inshore remaining east to southeasterly at 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. 2nd. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots shifting south to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming easterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres.

Issued Thu 16:40 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SW

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