Marine Recreational Forecasts - Auckland
9:13 PM May 26, 2015
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
A strong southwest flow over the country gradually eases as a ridge of high pressure moves onto New Zealand by Thursday. A trough moves onto the South Island from the Tasman Sea late Friday, preceded by northwesterlies and followed by a narrow ridge.
Strong wind advisory in force for Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Tuesday: Southwest 15 knots, easing to 10 knots overnight. Rough sea easing this evening. Fair visibility in occasional showers. Wednesday: Southwest 10 knots. Turning southerly 10 knots late morning, easing to variable 5 knots late evening. Sea slight. Fair visibility in showers, clearing and becoming fine in the afternoon. Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville: Tuesday: Southwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots, easing to 20 knots overnight. Rough sea easing in the evening. Fair visibility in occasional showers. Wednesday: Southwest 20 knots, turning southerly 10 knots late morning, rising to 15 knots for a time in the afternoon, then easing to variable 5 knots late evening. Moderate sea, easing late morning. Fair visibility in showers, clearing and becoming fine in the afternoon.
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Variable 5 knots, but southeast 10 knots about the Outer Gulf. Fine. Friday: Variable 5 knots, but southeast 10 knots about the Outer Gulf. Cloudy periods developing. Saturday: Becoming everywhere northeast 10 knots. Long fine spells.
Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: East Coast: Easterly swell 1 metre developing Saturday. West Coast: Southwest 5 metres, easing to 3 metres today, to 2 metres Wednesday, 1.5 metres Thursday and 1 metre Saturday. Northwest 1.5 metre developing Saturday.
May 26, 2015
May 26, 2015
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