Page last updated: 8:11AM Wednesday July 01, 2015
Fine spells and a few showers. Southwesterly easing.
Cloudy periods. Northerlies developing.
Rain developing and northerlies strengthening.
Showers gradually clearing. Southwesterlies.
Southwest 20 knots easing to variable 10 knots this evening. Moderate sea easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Thursday evening northwest 15 knots and rising Friday afternoon 25 knots. Changing early Saturday southwest 25 knots. Sea becoming rough. Moderate northwest swell developing offshore Friday, easing Saturday.
Southwest 20 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this evening. Moderate sea easing. Southwest swell 4 metres at times. Fair visibility in a few showers.
Outlook following 3 days: Developing Thursday afternoon northwest 15 knots, then rising overnight Thursday 30 knots. Changing overnight Friday southwest 25 knots. Sea becoming rough. Heavy southwest swell easing Thursday, but returning Saturday. Moderate northwest swell developing Thursday, easing Friday.
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
The west to southwest flow over the area eases today as a ridge moves onto the North Island. Northwesterlies develop on Thursday ahead of a trough, which crosses the area Friday.
Wind warning Nil
For Waitemata and Manukau Harbours:
Wednesday: Southwest 15 knots, easing to 10 knots this afternoon and to variable 5 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fair visibility in showers, clearing late this morning. For Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville:
Wednesday: Westerly 15 knots turning southwest 15 knots this morning, then easing to 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fair visibility in the odd shower, clearing this morning.
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Variable 5 knots, northerly 15 knots developing in the evening. Cloudy periods. Friday: Northerly rising to 25 knots in the afternoon. Rain developing. Saturday: Changing early to southwest 25 knots. Rain easg showers early.
Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: East Coast: Northerly 1 metre developing Friday then dying out Saturday. West Coast: Southwest 3.5 metres, easing to 3 metres today, then rising to 3.5 metres for a time Thursday. Southwest easing to 2.5 metres Friday, then rising to 3.5 metres Saturday.