NZ Marine Forecast


 
regionAuckland

Valid to :
Marine Weather Situation and Forecast issued at 2030hrs Monday 28-Jul-2014 by MetService

Strong wind advisory in force for Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville

Situation:
A ridge of high pressure lies over the area. Northerlies precede a trough on Tuesday which moves over the area during Wednesday, followed by a strengthening northwest flow.

Forecast issued at 1651hrs Monday 28-Jul-2014
Valid to 8 pm Monday for Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
For Manukau Harbour:
Monday:
Variable 5 knots. Northeast 10 knots developing this evening.
Sea slight.
Fine.
Tuesday:
Northeast 10 knots, rising to northerly 15 knots in the afternoon.
Sea slight.
Cloud increasing, fair visibility in rain developing from evening.
For Waitemata Harbour:
Monday:
Northeast 10 knots.
Sea slight.
Mainly fine, chance evening showers.
Tuesday:
Tending northerly 10 knots early morning, then rising to 15 knots in the
afternoon and to 20 knots in the evening.
Sea becoming moderate in the evening.
Cloud increasing, fair visibility in isolated showers with rain developing from
evening.
For Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville:
Monday:
Northeast 10 knots, rising to northerly 15 knots tonight.
Sea slight.
Mainly fine, chance evening showers.
Tuesday:
Northerly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots in the afternoon, and to 25 knots gusting
35 knots in the evening.
Sea becoming rough in the evening.
Cloud increasing, fair visibility in isolated showers with rain developing from
evening.

Outlook until midnight Friday:
Wednesday: Northerly 20 knots easing to northwest 10 knots. Rain clearing in the
morning.
Thursday: Northwest 15 knots. Fine.
Friday: Northerly 15 knots. Cloud increasing.

Swell forecast to midnight Friday:
East Coast: Northerly 1 metre developing Wednesday.
West Coast: Southwest 1.5 metres easing to 1 metre Wednesday then rising to 2
metres Friday. Northwest 1 metre developing Tuesday rising to 3 metres Thursday
and easing to 1.5 metres Friday.

High tide at Auckland:
Monday 2036 3.1 metres.
Tuesday 0858 3.0 metres.
High tide at Onehunga:
Monday 2342 4.0 metres.
Tuesday 1159 3.9 metres.


regionChristchurch
Valid to :
Marine Weather Situation and Forecast issued at 2030hrs Monday 28-Jul-2014 by MetService

NIL warning for CONWAY

Situation:
A ridge of high pressure moves to the east of the area today. A trough moves over the area on Tuesday, preceded by northerlies and followed by strong northwesterlies from Wednesday.

Forecast issued at 1727hrs Monday 28-Jul-2014
Valid to 8 pm Monday for Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.
Strong Wind Advisory.
Monday:
Northeast 20 knots. Sea moderate. Fine with high cloud.
Tuesday:
Northeast 20 knots, rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots for a time in
the morning, then easing to northerly 15 knots in the afternoon, and
to 10 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough for a time in the
morning. High cloud increasing.

Outlook until midnight Friday:
Wednesday: Northeast 10 knots becoming northwest 20 knots in the
afternoon. High cloud.
Thursday: Northerly 20 knots. High cloud.
Friday: Northerly 25 knots. High cloud.

Swell forecast to midnight Friday:
Southeast half a metre dying out Wednesday. Northeast half a metre
developing Tuesday and rising to 1 metre Wednesday.

High tide at Lyttelton:
Tuesday 0603 2.1 metres.
Tuesday 1818 2.2 metres.


regionCoromandel
Valid to :
Marine Weather Situation and Forecast issued at 2030hrs Monday 28-Jul-2014 by MetService

NIL warning for PLENTY

Situation:
A ridge of high pressure lies over the area. Northerlies precede a trough on Tuesday which moves over the area during Wednesday, followed by a strengthening northwest flow.

Forecast issued at 1709hrs Monday 28-Jul-2014
Valid to 8 pm Monday for Inshore waters from Great Mercury Island to Mayor Island to Matakana Island.
Strong wind advisory.
Monday:
Northerly 10 knots.
Sea slight.
Fine.
Tuesday:
Northerly rising to 15 knots in the morning, to 20 knots in the afternoon, and
to 25 knots gusting 35 knots in the evening.
Sea becoming rough in the evening.
Fair visibility in a few showers developing in the morning, turning to rain at
night.

Outlook until midnight Friday:
Wednesday: Northerly 25 knots easing to northwest 10 knots in the afternoon.
Morning rain then fine.
Thursday: Northwest 15 knots. Fine.
Friday: Northerly 15 knots. Cloud increasing.

Swell forecast to midnight Friday:
Northerly 1 metre developing Wednesday.

High tide at Tauranga:
Monday 2026 1.8 metres.
Tuesday 0843 1.7 metres.


regionKapiti
Valid to :
Marine Weather Situation and Forecast issued at 2030hrs Monday 28-Jul-2014 by MetService

GALE warning for COOK
NIL warning for STEPHENS

Situation:
A ridge of high pressure moves off to the east today, followed by strong northerlies for the rest of the forecast period. A trough moves over the area late Tuesday.

Forecast issued at 1722hrs Monday 28-Jul-2014
Valid to 8 pm Monday for Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
Strong Wind Advisory.
Monday:
Northeast 10 knots, rising to northerly 15 knots this evening. Sea
slight. Cloudy periods.
Tuesday:
Northerly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots in the morning and to 25 knots
gusting 35 knots for a time in the afternoon. Sea becoming rough for
a time in the afternoon. Poor visibility in rain developing in the
afternoon.

Outlook until midnight Friday:
Wednesday: Northwest rising to 25 knots. Occasional showers.
Thursday: Northwest 20 knots. Occasional drizzle.
Friday: Northwest 20 knots. Occasional rain.

Swell forecast to midnight Friday:
Northwest half a metre rising to 1 metre Tuesday, to 1.5 metres
Wednesday, 2 metres Thursday then easing to 1.5 metres Friday.

High tide at Plimmerton:
Monday 2243 1.6 metres.
Tuesday 1059 1.5 metres.


regionMana
Valid to :
Marine Weather Situation and Forecast issued at 2030hrs Monday 28-Jul-2014 by MetService

GALE warning for COOK
NIL warning for STEPHENS

Situation:
A ridge of high pressure moves off to the east today, followed by strong northerlies for the rest of the forecast period. A trough moves over the area late Tuesday.

Forecast issued at 1724hrs Monday 28-Jul-2014
Valid to 8 pm Monday for Inshore waters from Pukerua Bay to Makara Beach.
Strong wind advisory.
Monday:
Northerly 20 knots, rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots late evening. Sea
becoming rough late evening. Cloudy periods.
Tuesday:
Northerly rising to 30 knots gusting 40 knots in the morning, then easing to 20
knots at night. Rough sea easing at night. Fair visibility in a few showers
developing in the morning, turning to poor visibility in rain from afternoon.

Outlook until midnight Friday:
Wednesday: Northwest rising to 25 knots. Occasional showers.
Thursday: Northwest 25 knots. Occasional drizzle.
Friday: Northwest 30 knots. Periods of rain.

Swell forecast to midnight Friday:
Northwest half a metre developing late today, rising to 1 metre Tuesday, to 1.5
metres Wednesday then easing to 1 metre Friday.

High tide at Plimmerton:
Monday 2243 1.6 metres.
Tuesday 1059 1.5 metres.


regionNorthland
Valid to :
Marine Weather Situation and Forecast issued at 2030hrs Monday 28-Jul-2014 by MetService

NIL warning for BRETT

Situation:
A ridge of high pressure lies over the area. Northerlies precede a trough on Tuesday which moves over the area during Wednesday,followed by a strengthening northwest flow.

Forecast issued at 1706hrs Monday 28-Jul-2014
Valid to 8 pm Monday for The Bay of Islands and inshore waters from Cape Brett to the Poor Knights Islands to Bream Head.
Strong wind advisory.
Monday:
Northeast 10 knots.
Sea slight.
Fine, chance evening showers.
Tuesday:
Rising to northerly 15 knots early morning, to 20 knots early
afternoon, and to 25 knots gusting 35 knots early evening.
Sea becoming rough early evening.
Fair visibility isolated showers with rain developing from evening.

Outlook until midnight Friday:
Wednesday: Northerly 25 knots changing westerly 10 knots. Rain,
sometimes heavy, clearing.
Thursday: Northwest 10 knots. Fine.
Friday: Northerly 15 knots. Cloud increasing.

Swell forecast to midnight Friday:
Northerly 1 metre developing Wednesday.

High tide at Whangarei:
Monday 2106 2.8 metres.
Tuesday 0923 2.7 metres.


regionWellington
Valid to :
Marine Weather Situation and Forecast issued at 2030hrs Monday 28-Jul-2014 by MetService

GALE warning for COOK

Situation:
A ridge of high pressure moves off to the east today, followed by strong northerlies for the rest of the forecast period. A trough moves over the area late Tuesday.

Forecast issued at 1718hrs Monday 28-Jul-2014
Valid to 8 pm Monday for Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
Strong wind advisory.
Monday:
Northerly 20 knots, rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots late evening.
Sea becoming rough late evening.
Cloudy periods.
Tuesday:
Northerly rising to 30 knots gusting 40 knots in the morning, then easing to 20
knots at night.
Rough sea easing at night.
Fair visibility in a few showers developing in the morning, turning to poor
visibility in rain from afternoon.

Outlook until midnight Friday:
Wednesday: Northwest rising to 25 knots. Cloudy.
Thursday: Northwest 30 knots. Cloudy.
Friday: Northwest 30 knots. Occasional rain.

Swell forecast to midnight Friday:
For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 1.5 metres easing to 1
metre today and dying out late Wednesday. For Castlepoint: Southerly 2 metres
easing to 1 metre today and Tuesday then dying out Wednesday.

High tide at Wellington:
Monday 1801 1.6 metres.
Tuesday 0636 1.5 metres.
High tide at Plimmerton:
Monday 2243 1.6 metres.
Tuesday 1059 1.5 metres.