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Thursday: NE 25/30 kts
Friday: W 10/15 kts
Saturday: W/SW 15/25 kts


Northeasterly 25/30 knots in the far east at first. North to northwesterly winds around 25 knots elsewhere extending throughout early in the morning then easing to 15/20 knots by midday. Winds then tending northeasterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon then tending east to southeasterly in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres, tending westerly 3/5 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming westerly 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly 3/4 metres, tending southwesterly 3 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2.5/4 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots turning north to northwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres.

Issued Thu 05:10 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, SW

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