Page last updated: 12:42PM Friday July 25, 2014
Fine spells, chance shower. W ly, then evening S ly.
Cloudy periods, chance shower. Southwesterlies easing.
Occasional showers, clearing evening. Southerlies.
Fine spells. Northerlies developing.
West of Farewell Spit to Hawera: Southwest 30 knots, becoming southeast 15 knots this evening, turning southwest Saturday morning and rising to 25 knots Saturday evening. Elsewhere: Southerly 20 knots easing to variable 10 knots Saturday morning, then southwest 15 knots developing Saturday afternoon. Rough sea in the west easing for a time. Southwest swell in the west, rising to 3 metres for a time. Westerly swell in the east, 2 metres easing. Fair visibility in a few showers, mainly in the west, clearing for a time tonight and through Saturday morning.
Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 25 knots but southerly 15 knots in the east, all dying away early Monday. Developing Monday northwest 20 knots, rising Tuesday 30 knots Tuesday. Sea rough at times. Moderate southwest swell in the west. Moderate northwest swell developing Tuesday.