Page last updated: 5:22PM Sunday October 26, 2014
Cloudy periods. Fresh westerlies.
Cloud increasing, evening rain. Northwest strengthens.
Rain at times, more persistent evening.Fresh northwest.
Showers, possibly heavy afternoon. Southwest change.
Westerly rising to 25 knots Monday morning. Sea becoming rough. Fair visibility in rain developing late Monday evening.
Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 25 knots, becoming late Wednesday southwest 35 knots with very rough sea. Easing late Thursday southwest 25 knots.
Inshore waters from Great Mercury Island to Mayor Island to Matakana Island.
A high to the north moves away today bringing northwesterlies to the area. A front becomes slow moving over the North Island on Monday, then pulls away to the east on Tuesday. A second front moves north over the area early Wednesday, followed by strong westerlies.
NIL warning for PLENTY
Strong wind advisory.
Sunday: Westerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots, easing to northwest 15 knots this evening. Rough sea easing this evening. Cloudy periods.
Monday: Northwest 15 knots, rising to 20 knots but 25 knots gusting 35 knots north of Slipper Island in the morning. Sea becoming rough in the north in the morning. Cloudy periods, fair visibility in rain from evening.
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Northwest 25 knots. Rain. Wednesday: Northwest 25 knots, becoming southwest 35 knots in the afternoon. Showers, some possibly heavy. Thursday: Southwest 35 knots easing to westerly 20 knots. A few showers.
Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: Easterly half a metre, dying out today. Northerly half a metre developing Monday.