Page last updated: 12:51PM Thursday May 28, 2015
Fine spells, few showers clear afternoon.Southeast.
Showers, easing at night. Easterlies.
A few showers. Northeasterlies.
Rain developing. Northeasterlies.
Southeast 15 knots turning northeast 20 knots Friday afternoon. Sea becoming moderate. Poor visibility in isolated showers, clearing Friday evening. Easterly swell 1 metre developing.
Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, rising Monday 25 knots with rough sea.
Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.
A ridge of high pressure lies over the area today. The ridge moves east late Friday allowing a north to northeast flow to develop over the region.
NIL warning for BRETT
Thursday: Southerly 10 knots, rising to southeast 15 knots this afternoon and easing to 10 knots late evening. Sea slight. Poor visibility isolated showers.
Friday: Southeast 10 knots rising to easterly 15 knots in the morning and to 20 knots for a time in the afternoon and evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time in the afternoon and evening. Poor visibility in a occasional showers, clearing in the evening.
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Easterly 15 knots turning northeast 15 knots in the afternoon. A few showers. Sunday: Northeast 15 knots rising to 20 knots in the morning. Rain developing. Monday: Northeast 20 knots rising to 25 knots. Periods of rain.