Marine Recreational Forecasts - Auckland
5:05 AM August 28, 2014
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
An easterly flow gradually strengthens over the next few days as a low approaches from the north Tasman Sea.
Strong wind advisory in force for Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville
For Manukau Harbour: Thursday: Easterly 10 knots, rising to 15 knots this morning, and to northeast 20 knots this afternoon. Sea becoming moderate this afternoon. Cloudy periods, isolated showers. For Waitemata Harbour: Thursday: Easterly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots this morning, then tending northeast 20 knots this evening. Sea becoming moderate this morning. Cloudy periods, isolated showers. For Hauraki Gulf: Thursday: Easterly 20 knots but 25 knots gusting 35 knots north of Whangaparaoa, rising to northeast 25 knots gusting 35 knots but 30 knots gusting 40 knots in the north this evening. Rough sea in the north, becoming rough everywhere this evening. Fair visibility in a few showers. For Bream Head to Cape Colville: Thursday: Easterly 25 knots gusting 35 knots, rising to northeast 30 knots gusting 40 knots this evening. Sea rough. Fair visibility in a few showers.
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Rising to northeast 30 knots everywhere. Scattered rain. Saturday: Northeast rising to 35 knots. Scattered rain. Sunday: Easing to northerly 20 knots. Rain.
Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: East Coast: Easterly half a metre or less, rising to northeast 1 metre today, to 1.5 metres Friday, to 2 metres Saturday and to 3 metres Sunday. West Coast: Southwest 1.5 metres, rising to 2 metres Saturday.
August 28, 2014
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