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Rain at times. Strong or gale northerlies.
Fine spells, chance late shower. Westerlies.
Mainly fine, chance shower. Gusty westerlies.
A few showers developing early with a southwest change.
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northerly 15 knots but 25 knots south of East Cape. Becoming northerly 25 knots but 35 knots in the south this morning, and northerly 35 knots but northeast 45 knots in the south this afternoon. Easing to northwest 25 knots in the south late evening. Sea becoming high in the south for a time. Easterly swell 2 metres easing for a time. Poor visibility in occasional rain.
Outlook following 3 days: Change spreading north Tuesday southwest 25 knots with very rough sea easing. Becoming Wednesday northwest 25 knots, changing overnight Wednesday or Thursday southwest 30 knots. Moderate northeast swell easing Tuesday. Heavy southwest swell developing Thursday.