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Friday: NW 30/40 kts
Saturday: SW 25/30 kts
Sunday: S 15/20 kts


Northwesterly 30/40 knots, shifting westerly 20/30 knots during the early morning and easing to 15/25 knots by the late morning. Winds tending southwesterly 20/30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/4 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 25/30 knots turning southerly 20/30 knots early in the morning. Winds easing to 15/25 knots during the late afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres.

Issued Fri 05:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SW

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