Page last updated: 5:13PM Wednesday July 01, 2015
Cloudy periods and the odd shower.Dying southwest.
Increasing sunny spells. Gentle breezes.
Cloud increasing, rain develops evening. N ly freshens.
Rain easing to showers later. Southwest change.
Southwest 20 knots easing to variable 10 knots overnight. Moderate sea easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Northerly rising Friday 25 knots. Changing late Saturday southwest 30 knots, easing late Sunday 20 knots. Sea becoming rough for a time.
Southwest 20 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this evening. Northerly 15 knots developing Thursday afternoon. Moderate sea easing. Southwest swell rising to 4 metres for a time. Northwest swell 2 metres developing.
Outlook following 3 days: Northerly rising early Friday 25 knots, changing early Saturday southwest 15 knots. Southwest rising later Saturday 35 knots, easing Sunday 25 knots. Sea becoming very rough for a time. Southwest swell becoming heavy Saturday, easing Sunday. Moderate northwest swell easing Friday.
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
A west to southwest flow over the country eases today as a ridge moves onto the North Island. Northwesterlies develop over New Zealand on Thursday ahead of a trough. The trough is expected to move slowly east over the country on Friday and Saturday, followed by southwesterlies on Sunday.
Wind warning Nil
For Waitemata and Manukau Harbours:
Wednesday: Southwest 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fine spells but fair visibility in the odd shower
Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 10 knots developing in the afternoon. Sea slight. Fine spells For Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville:
Wednesday: Southwest 15 knots easing to 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fine spells but fair visibility in the odd shower.
Thursday: Southwest 10 knots easing to variable 5 knots early morning. Northerly 10 knots developing in the afternoon, rising to 15 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Fine spells
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Northerly rising to 25 knots in the morning. Cloud increasing, and rain developing in the evening. Saturday: Northeast 25 knots, changing southwest 35 knots in the afternoon.Rain easing to showers later. Sunday: Southwest 30 knots, easing to 20 knots in the evening. Showers.
Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: East Coast: Northerly 1 metre developing Friday, easing to northeast 0.5 metre Sunday. West Coast: Southwest 3 metres today but 3.5 metres Thursday and 2.5 metres Friday. Rising to 3.5 metres Saturday but easing to 3 metres Sunday.