Marine Recreational Forecasts - Auckland
3:31 AM July 26, 2016
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
A series of weak troughs embedded within an unsettled westerly flow affect the area through the forecast period.
Strong wind advisory in force for all areas
For Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Tuesday: Northerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots, turning westerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots late morning, easing to 20 knots late afternoon then to 15 knots this evening. Rough sea, easing late morning. Poor visibility in morning rain, afternoon fine spells.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Tending northwest 15 knots. A few showers. Thursday: Northwest rising to 25 knots early, changing westerly 20 knots late.A period of rain, possibly heavy. Friday: Westerly rising to 25 knots early, easing to 20 knots late. Showers.
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: East Coast: Northerly half a metre, rising to 1 metre for a time Thursday. West Coast: Southwest 4 metres easing to 2.5 metres late today and 2 metres Wednesday. Southwest rising to 3.5 metres Thursday and 4 metres Friday.
July 26, 2016
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