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Sunday: E/NE 10/20 kts
Monday: W 20/30 kts
Tuesday: W 15/20 kts

forecast

Saturday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres. Sunday: Southwesterly below 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly early in the morning then increasing to 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Afternoon inshore seabreezes around 10 knots. Winds reaching up to 20 knots in the far east in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the east by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Monday: North to northeasterly 15/25 knots shifting westerly 20/30 knots during the morning then decreasing to 15/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/4 metres, tending westerly 4/5 metres during the afternoon.

Issued Sat 16:40 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SW

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