Page last updated: 7:52PM Friday October 24, 2014
Few showers, clears evening. Fresh southwesterlies.
Fine with light winds.
Long fine spells. Westerlies developing.
Rain developing. Westerlies.
Southwest 25 knots, turning southeast 25 knots overnight, then easing to variable 10 knots Saturday afternoon. Rough sea easing. Southeast swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in a few showers clearing this evening.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Sunday morning westerly 15 knots, rising Monday morning northwest 25 knots with rough sea.
Southerly 25 knots, easing to southeast 15 knots overnight and to variable 10 knots Saturday afternoon. Rough sea easing. Southwest swell rising to 3 metres for a time. Southeast swell north of Cape Reinga, 1 metre. Fair visibility in a few showers clearing this evening.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Sunday morning westerly 15 knots, rising early Monday northwest 25 knots with rough sea. Moderate southwest swell at times. Moderate northwest swell developing Monday.
Inshore waters from Great Mercury Island to Mayor Island to Matakana Island.
A front moves north over the area today, followed by a brief ridge on Saturday. Another front from the south stalls in the area on Monday. A disturbed westerly flow follows a trough from the Tasman Sea on Tuesday.
GALE warning for PLENTY
Strong wind advisory.
Friday: Southwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots, turning southerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots this evening. Sea rough. Fine.
Saturday: Southerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots easing to 10 knots in the morning. Becoming northerly 10 knots in the afternoon, then turning southwest 10 knots in the evening. Rough sea easing in the morning. Fine.
Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Westerly rising to 20 knots. Fine spells. Monday: Tending northwest 20 knots early, easing to westerly 10 knots late. Rain developing. Tuesday: Becoming northerly 20 knots early, turning westerly 20 knots late. Showers.
Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: Easterly half a metre, tending southeast Saturday, dying out Sunday. Northerly half a metre developing Monday.