Page last updated: 2:31AM Wednesday March 12, 2014
Fine and cloudy periods, chance shower. Easterlies.
Cloudy periods, few showers. Easterlies.
Cloudy, few showers. Easterlies strengthening.
Rain, heavy falls. Gale southeasterlies.
Easterly 15 knots. Sea slight. Easterly swell 1 metre or less. Fair visibility in isolated showers.
Outlook following 3 days: Southeast 15 knots rising Friday 30 knots, and Saturday 45 knots with high sea. Moderate northeast swell developing Friday, becoming heavy Saturday.
Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.
A large ridge of high pressure centered to the south extends over the area bringing southeasterlies. On Saturday southeasterlies strengthen as the ridge moves southwards and a sub-tropical low approaches from the north.
NIL warning for BRETT
Tuesday: Southeast 15 knots, easing to 10 knots this evening. Sea slight.Fine.
Wednesday: Southeast 10 knots, rising to 15 knots early morning, then tending easterly 15 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Fair visibility in isolated showers.
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Southeast 15 knots. Cloudy periods and a few showers. Friday: Southeast rising to 25 knots. Cloudy periods and a few showers. Saturday: Southeast rising to 40 knots. Rain developing, heavy falls.