Page last updated: 7:22AM Friday April 25, 2014
Occasional showers. Strong NW, turn S ly at night.
Fine. Light winds.
Fine, increasing high cloud. Northerlies freshening.
Rain developing,clearing evening. Northerlies.
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northwest 30 knots but 20 knots north of Cape Palliser, rising to 30 knots everywhere this morning and to 40 knots south of Cape Palliser around midday. Changing southwest 25 knots everywhere by late evening. Sea becoming very rough in the south for a time. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres. Fair visibility in evening rain.
Outlook following 3 days: Southerly 25 knots dying out Saturday morning. Developing early Sunday northwest 20 knots rising late Sunday northerly 30 knots. Sea rough at times. Moderate southwest swell easing Monday.