Auckland Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Auckland

10:49 AM July 3, 2015
Area Description: Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
Situation: A trough moves slowly east over the country today and early Saturday, followed by southwesterlies. Another trough moves eastwards over New Zealand on Monday and Tuesday.
Warnings: Gale warning in force for the Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville. Strong wind advisory in force for all areas.
Forecast: For Waitemata and Manukau Harbours: Friday: Northerly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots for a time this afternoon and evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time this afternoon and evening. Poor visibility in rain developing late afternoon with heavy falls. Saturday: Becoming southeast 10 knots during the morning, then turning southwest 20 knots in the afternoon and rising to 30 knots gusting 40 knots late evening. Sea becoming rough in the evening. Poor visibility in rain with heavy falls, easing to a few showers in the evening. For Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville: Friday: Northerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots, easing to 20 knots late this evening. Rough sea easing late this evening. Poor visibility in rain developing early evening with heavy falls. Saturday: Becoming southeast 15 knots during the morning, then turning southwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots in the afternoon and rising to 35 knots gusting 45 knots late evening. Sea becoming very rough late evening. Poor visibility in rain with heavy falls, easing to a few showers in the evening.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Southwest 30 knots, easing to 20 knots in the evening. Cloudy periods, a few showers. Monday: Westerly 20 knots. Occasional showers. Tuesday: Northwest 15 knots, becoming westerly 20 knots. Showers becoming more frequent.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: East Coast: Northerly 1 metre developing late today, turning northeast Saturday, easing to half a metre Sunday, then rising to northerly 1 metre late Tuesday. West Coast: Southwest 2.5 metres, rising to 3.5 metres Saturday, easing to 3 metres Sunday then rising to 4 metres Monday. Northwest 1.5 metres developing for a time today.

Moon Phases

  1. Jul 02
    Full Moon
  2. Jul 09
    Last Quarter
  3. Jul 16
    New Moon
  4. Jul 24
    First Quarter

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