Page last updated: 11:41AM Thursday July 02, 2015
Cloud clears, then sunny. Chance late shower with N ly.
Drizzle turns to rain, chance late thunder. Northerly.
Rain easing to showers evening. Southwest change.
Showers and southwesterlies easing.
Variable 10 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing late this evening. Sea slight.
Outlook following 3 days: Northerly rising Friday 25 knots. Changing late Saturday southwest 35 knots, gradually easing Sunday 20 knots. Sea becoming very rough for a time.
Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.
A ridge moves off the North Island today and northwesterlies develop ahead of an approaching trough. The trough is expected to move slowly east over the area overnight Friday and early Saturday, followed by southwesterlies. The flow turns northwest again on Monday.
NIL warning for BRETT
Strong wind advisory.
Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 10 knots developing this evening. Sea slight. Fine spells, chance shower or two this evening.
Friday: Northerly rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots during the morning. Sea becoming rough during the morning. The odd shower turning to rain in the afternoon.
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Becoming southeast 15 knots in the morning, then southwest 30 knots late. Rain easing to showers later. Sunday: Southwest 25 knots, easing to 15 knots in the evening.Showers. Monday: Westerly 15 knots turning northwest late. Possible shower.