Page last updated: 6:02PM Thursday April 24, 2014
Spells of rain clearing this evening. Westerly breeze.
Cloudy periods. Northwesterlies.
Early showers, then fine. Light winds.
Cloud increasing, late shower. Northerlies developing.
Northwest 15 knots. Sea slight. Northeast swell 1 metre easing. Poor visibility in scattered rain, easing tonight.
Outlook following 3 days: Easing Saturday afternoon variable 10 knots.Developing early Sunday westerly 15 knots rising late Sunday northwest 30 knots with rough sea, easing Monday 20 knots.
|DATE||TIME (24hr)||HEIGHT (m)|
|H||24 Apr||15:11||1.9 m|
|L||24 Apr||21:19||0.3 m|
|H||25 Apr||03:39||1.8 m|
|L||25 Apr||09:45||0.3 m|
Inshore waters from Great Mercury Island to Mayor Island to Matakana Island.
A northwest flow dies out on Saturday as a weakening front crosses the area, followed by a ridge. A northerly flow develops during Sunday as an active trough approaches, moving onto the area on Monday.
NIL warning for PLENTY
Thursday: Westerly 15 knots. Sea slight. Fair visibility in a few showers, clearing tonight.
Friday: Westerly 15 knots, easing to 10 knots south of Slipper Island in the morning, becoming northwest 15 knots everywhere in the afternoon. Sea slight. Cloudy periods.
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Changing southwest 15 knots in the morning, easing to variable 5 knots in the afternoon. Morning showers then fine. Sunday: Northerly 20 knots developing late. Cloud increasing, late showers. Monday: Northerly 20 knots. Rain then late showers.
Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Easterly half a metre or less, dying out Friday. Northerly 1.5 metres developing for a time Monday.