Marine Recreational Forecasts - Auckland
5:04 PM July 6, 2015
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
A westerly flow affects New Zealand today. The flow turns northwesterly as a trough moves northeast onto the North Island on Tuesday then away to the east on Wednesday, leaving a southerly flow over the area.
Strong wind advisory in force for all areas
For Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Monday: Westerly 15 knots, turning northwest 15 knots this evening. Sea slight, but choppy when when wind opposes tide. Fair visibility in a few showers. Tuesday: Northwest 15 knots rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots late morning, then turning westerly 15 knots in the afternoon. Easing to southwest 15 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough late morning, easing afternoon. Fair visibility in showers, turning to poor visibility in rain for a time in the afternoon and evening. For Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville: Monday: Westerly 20 knots, rising to northwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots late this evening. Sea becoming rough late this evening. Fair visibility in a few showers. Tuesday: Northwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots, turning southwest 20 knots in the evening then easing to 15 knots overnight. Rough sea, easing in the evening. Fair visibility in showers, turning to poor visibility in rain for a time in the afternoon and evening.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Rising to southwest 25 knots during the morning, easing to southerly 15 knots in the evening. Showers easing. Thursday: Southerly 15 knots. Fine spells, chance shower or two. Friday: Southerly rising to 20 knots early. Fine spells, chance shower or two.
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: East Coast: Northeast half a metre. Rising to northerly 1 metre Tuesday, easing to half a metre or less Wednesday. West Coast: Southwest 3 metres, rising to 3.5 metres for a time Tuesday, then easing to 2 metres Wednesday, 1.5 metres Thursday and 1 metre early Friday.
July 6, 2015
July 6, 2015
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