Page last updated: 7:41AM Tuesday September 23, 2014
Fine, cloudy periods increase from afternoon. Westerlies.
Becoming fine. Southwesterlies.
Fine spells. Westerlies.
Often cloudy, brief rain. Northwesterlies dying out.
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Westerly rising to 25 knots this morning, to 35 knots this afternoon, then easing to 25 knots east of Hawera to Stephens Island this evening. Sea becoming very rough.Southwest swell in the west,5 metres easing. Southerly swell in the east, 4 metres easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 35 knots but northwest 20 knots in the east, becoming late Thursday northwest 35 knots everywhere, easing Friday 15 knots.Sea very rough at times. Moderate southwest swell in the west.