Page last updated: 3:12AM Friday October 24, 2014
Few showers, clears evening. Strong southwesterlies.
Fine with light winds.
Long fine spells. Westerlies developing.
Rain developing. Westerlies.
Variable 10 knots. Southwest 15 knots developing this morning, rising to 25 knots this afternoon. Sea becoming rough. Easterly swell 1 metre.Fair visibility in a few showers.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Saturday afternoon variable 10 knots. Developing late Sunday northwest 15 knots, rising Monday 30 knots with rough sea.
Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.
A front moves north over the region Friday, followed by a ridge on Saturday. Northwesterlies develop early Monday ahead of another front expected late Monday.
NIL warning for BRETT
Strong wind advisory.
Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Sea smooth. Poor visibility in a few evening showers.
Friday: Variable 5 knots. Southwest 10 knots developing early morning, rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots early afternoon, then becoming southerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots but 15 knots west of Cape Brett in the evening. Sea becoming rough early afternoon, easing in the west in the evening. Fine spells, fair visibility in brief afternoon showers.
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Becoming southeast 15 knots everywhere in the morning,dying out in the afternoon.Fine. Sunday: Westerly 15 knots developing. Fine. Monday: Becoming northwest 20 knots. Rain developing.