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Tuesday: W 25/30 kts
Wednesday: W 20/30 kts
Thursday: NW 20/30 kts
Friday: NW 20/25 kts

forecast

Tuesday: Westerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres in the far east. Swell: Westerly 6/7 metres. Wednesday: Westerly 20/30 knots turning northwesterly during the morning and early afternoon. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Westerly 5/7 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 4/5 metres. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 20/25 knots tending westerly 15/25 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Westerly 4 metres.

Issued Tue 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 7.0m, W

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