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Tuesday: N/NW increasing 30/40 kts
Wednesday: SW 30/40 kts
Thursday: W 25/30 kts
Friday: W 20/30 kts

forecast

Tuesday: North to northwesterly 25/35 knots increasing to 30/40 knots this evening. Winds shifting west to southwesterly in the far west tonight. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 5/6 metres. Wednesday: Southwesterly 30/40 knots decreasing to 25/30 knots early in the morning then turning west to northwesterly 20/30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2/4 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres, decreasing to 4 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 25/30 knots decreasing to 20/25 knots early in the morning then increasing to 20/30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres.

Issued Tue 16:40 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 6.0m, SW

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