Page last updated: 1:52PM Monday September 15, 2014
Fine spells and a few showers. Westerly.
Rain developing morning,to few showers afternoon. NW.
Cloudy periods,shower or two.Westerlies becoming light.
A few showers. Northwesterlies freshening.
Northwest 15 knots, rising to 25 knots Tuesday morning, then becoming westerly 15 knots but 25 knots south of Whangaroa Harbour Tuesday evening. Sea becoming rough. Northerly swell 1 metre developing for a time. Poor visibility in rain developing for a time Tuesday afternoon.
Outlook following 3 days: Westerly 20 knots tending Thursday northerly 15 knots and rising early Friday 30 knots with rough sea. Changing late Friday northwest 20 knots.
Westerly 15 knots, rising to 25 knots south of Tauroa Point late evening and everywhere overnight, then becoming westerly 15 knots but 25 knots in the south Tuesday afternoon. Sea becoming rough.Southwest swell rising to 3 metres. Poor visibility in rain developing Tuesday morning, easing to showers Tuesday afternoon.
Outlook following 3 days: Westerly 15 knots tending Thursday morning northerly 15 knots and rising Thursday night 30 knots with rough sea. Changing Friday westerly 20 knots.Southwest swell becoming heavy for a time Wednesday.
Inshore waters from Great Mercury Island to Mayor Island to Matakana Island.
Northwesterlies strengthen ahead of a front that moves over the area on Tuesday followed by westerlies. A weak ridge moves over the area late Wednesday. Northerlies develop on Thursday ahead of another front which is expected to move over the region on Friday, followed by more westerlies.
NIL warning for PLENTY
Strong Wind Advisory.
Monday: Westerly 15 knots, tending northwest 15 knots this evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods developing.
Tuesday: Northwest rising to 20 knots but 25 knots gusting 35 knots north of Slipper Island in the morning, becoming westerly 20 knots everywhere in the afternoon. Sea becoming rough in the north in the morning, easing in the afternoon. Poor visibility in rain during afternoon.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Westerly 20 knots, easing to 10 knots at night. Fine. Thursday: Tending northerly 20 knots. A few showers developing. Friday: Northerly rising to 25 knots early, changing northwest 20 knots later. Showers.
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: Northeast half a metre, rising to northerly 1 metre on Friday.