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Wednesday: N/NW 15/20 kts
Thursday: SW increasing 20/30 kts
Friday: S/SW 20/30 kts

forecast

Northerly 10/15 knots, increasing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Wednesday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Thursday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots shifting southwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning and increasing to 20/30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots becoming west to southwesterly about 10 knots during the day then becoming north to northwesterly during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres.

Issued Tue 16:47 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW

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