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Thursday: W/SW locally 40 kts
Friday: W/SW 20/30 kts
Saturday: W 20/25 kts

forecast

Wednesday: Northerly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Swell: Westerly 2.5 metres. Thursday: Northerly 25/35 knots shifting west to southwesterly 25/35 knots in the early afternoon and possibly reaching 40 knots at times. Seas: 3/5 metres. Swell: Westerly 3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 4/5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 20/25 knots tending west northwesterly at similar strength during the evening. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 3/4 metres.

Issued Wed 23:02 EST

Seas: Up to 5.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, W

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