Page last updated: 5:02PM Wednesday October 22, 2014
Few showers, some heavy, clearing tonight.Light winds.
Fine spells, afternoon shower or two. Light winds.
Mainly fine, morning shower. Southwesterlies easing.
Fine with light winds.
Northeast 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots overnight. Southwest 20 knots developing late Thursday evening. Sea becoming moderate. Easterly swell 1 metre.
Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 20 knots. Changing Friday evening southeast 25 knots with rough sea, dying out Saturday. Developing Sunday northwest 25 knots with rough sea.
Inshore waters from Great Mercury Island to Mayor Island to Matakana Island.
A ridge lies over the area today. Southwesterlies develop on Thursday, then change southeast late Friday as a front moves over the region, followed by another ridge. Northwesterlies develop on Sunday ahead of another front.
NIL warning for PLENTY
Wednesday: Northerly 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots late this evening. Sea slight. Fair visibility in a few showers.
Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing in the afternoon, then becoming southwest 15 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Mainly fine, possible afternoon shower.
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Southwest 20 knots, turning southeast 15 knots in the evening then easing to southerly 10 knots overnight. Mainly fine, chance shower. Saturday: Southerly 10 knots turning westerly later. Fine. Sunday: Northwest rising to 20 knots. Fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: Easterly 1 metre, easing to half a metre Friday, then dying out Saturday.