Bay Of Plenty Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Bay Of Plenty

5:08 PM October 20, 2014
Area Description: Inshore waters from Matakana Island to Mayor Island to Motiti Island and then east to Torere River mouth.
Situation: Southwesterlies over the area dying out on Tuesday as a ridge moves onto the North Island. Southwesterlies develop early Friday then change southeast late Friday as a front moves over the region.
Warnings: NIL warning for PLENTY
Forecast: Monday: Westerly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots west of Motiti Island this evening. Sea becoming moderate in the west this evening. Fine. Tuesday: Becoming southerly 10 knots everywhere early morning, then easing to variable 5 knots late morning. Northerly 10 knots developing for a time in the afternoon. Sea slight. Cloudy periods, fair visibility in a few evening showers.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Variable 5 knots, but northerly 10 knots during afternoon. Mainly fine. Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Westerly 15 knots developing late. Mainly fine. Friday: Southwest 20 knots tending southeast 15 knots late. A few showers.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Friday: Northeast about a metre.

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