Marine Recreational Forecasts - Auckland
4:35 PM October 22, 2014
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
A ridge lies over the area today. Southwesterlies develop on Thursday, then change southeast late Friday as a front moves over the region, followed by another ridge. Northwesterlies develop on Sunday ahead of another front.
Wind warning Nil
For Manukau Harbour: Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Sea smooth. Poor visibility in heavy and possibly thundery showers, clearing this evening. Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Southwest 10 knots developing late morning, rising to 15 knots in the afternoon. Sea slight. Mainly fine, possible afternoon shower. For Waitemata Harbour: Wednesday: Northeast 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots this evening. Sea slight. Poor visibility in a few showers, clearing this evening. Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 10 knots developing early afternoon, then changing southwest 15 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Fair visibility in afternoon showers. For Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville: Wednesday: Northeast 15 knots, easing to 10 knots this evening and to variable 5 knots overnight. Sea slight. Fair visibility in a few showers. Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 10 knots developing in the afternoon, changing southwest 15 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Mainly fine, possible afternoon shower.
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Southwest rising to 25 knots in the morning, turning southeast 15 knots, but 25 knots north of Cape Colville late evening. Fine spells and a few showers. Saturday: Southeast 15 knots turning southwest 10 knots by afternoon. Fine. Sunday: Northwest 20 knots developing. Fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: East Coast: Easterly 1 metre, easing to half a metre Friday, then dying out Saturday. West Coast: Southwest about 2 metres easing to a metre on Sunday.
October 22, 2014
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