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forecast winds

Monday: SW 10 kts
Tuesday: N/NW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: NW 15/20 kts
Thursday: W/SW increasing 20/30 kts

forecast

Variable below 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres. Outlook Tuesday: North to northwesterly 5/10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots before dawn. Winds reaching 15/20 knots offshore in the late morning and afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, easing to 10/15 knots during the morning then shifting southwesterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres in the far west by early evening. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots during the morning then tending south to southwesterly during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres.

Issued Mon 16:45 EST

Seas: Up to 0.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW

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