Marine Recreational Forecasts - Auckland
4:32 AM August 23, 2014
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
A large, slow-moving high over the Tasman Sea directs a cold southerly flow over the area. Winds ease over the region as a ridge spreads onto the North Island on Monday.
Strong wind advisory in force for Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
For Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Saturday: Southerly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots this morning, then easing to 15 knots this evening and to southeast 10 knots tonight. Sea becoming moderate for a time in the morning and afternoon. Fine. For Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville: Saturday: Southerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots easing to 20 knots this morning, and to 15 knots this evening, then tending southeast 15 knots tonight. Rough sea easing this morning. Fine.
Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Southeast 10 knots but 15 knots north of Whangaparaoa. Fine. Monday: Variable 5 knots but southeast 10 knots north of Whangaparaoa. Fine. Tuesday: Variable 5 knots. Fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: East Coast: Easterly half a metre or less. West Coast: Southwest 3 metres, easing to 2 metres today and to 1.5 metres Sunday.
August 23, 2014
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