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Monday: NW 20/30 kts
Tuesday: SW 30 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 10 kts

forecast

Northwesterly 20/30 knots at first in the east, but west to southwesterly winds 20/25 knots over far western. Seas extending throughout by early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore around midday. Outlook Tuesday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the morning. Winds easing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon then turning southerly 10/15 knots at night. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres around midday, then increasing to 3/4 metres by early evening. Outlook Wednesday: West to southwesterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning.

Issued Mon 10:13 EST

Seas: Not available.
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW

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