Page last updated: 3:53AM Saturday May 23, 2015
Rain develops afternoon. Fresh southeast develops.
Morning rain, then fine. Westerlies.
Showers easing. Strong cold southwesterlies.
Odd shower. Cold southwesterlies easing.
*STORM WARNING IN FORCE* Variable 10 knots. Northeast 15 knots but 25 knots north of Tolaga bay developing this morning, rising to easterly 35 knots in the north this afternoon. Rising to southeast 35 knots but 50 knots in the north this evening. Sea becoming high in the north. Southwest swell 3 metres easing. Northerly swell rising to 2 metres offshore.Poor visibility in rain, heavy and possibly thundery at times in the north from this afternoon.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming everywhere Sunday morning southwest 25 knots, rising Sunday evening 35 knots. Rising in the south early Monday southwest 45 knots with high sea, then everywhere early Tuesday southwest 45 knots. Easing late Tuesday southwest 30 knots. Moderate northerly swell offshore, easing Sunday. Southwest swell becoming heavy Monday.