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forecast winds

Friday: W 15/20 kts
Saturday: NW 15/25 kts
Sunday: N 15/20 kts

forecast

Thursday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the far east. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5 metres. Friday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly 15/20 knots early in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.

Issued Thu 16:40 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SW

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