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Tides

Tides for Stanley

High Wed 09:58 (3.3m)
Low Wed 16:55 (0.8m)
High Wed 22:54 (3.2m)
Low Thu 05:20 (1.3m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: N/NE 30 kts
Thursday: W 35 kts
Friday: W/NW 20/30 kts

forecast

North to northeasterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the morning and early afternoon. Winds turning west to northwesterly in the late morning and early afternoon then tending north to northwesterly 15/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the middle of the day then tending westerly 25/30 knots in the late afternoon. Winds reaching up to 35 knots east of King Island in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, tending westerly 2/3 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/4 metres around midday. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 4/6 metres south of King Island.

Issued Wed 05:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, SW

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