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forecast winds

Wednesday: Variable 10 kts
Thursday: E/NE 15/20 kts
Friday: E/SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Tuesday: Westerly below 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres about offshore western waters. Wednesday: Variable below 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres about offshore western waters. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots tending east to northeasterly 15/20 knots early in the morning then becoming north to northeasterly about 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Friday: South to southeasterly about 10 knots tending east to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre offshore.

Issued Tue 16:00 WST

Seas: Up to 0.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, WSW

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