Marine Recreational Forecasts - Bay Of Plenty
10:58 AM February 28, 2015
Inshore waters from Matakana Island to Mayor Island to Motiti Island and then east to Torere River mouth.
A ridge to the east directs a northeast flow over the area for much of the period.
NIL warning for PLENTY
Saturday: Southwest 10 knots but variable 5 knots east of Motiti island, easing to variable 5 knots everywhere by midday. Northerly 10 knots developing early afternoon, rising to 15 knots for a time early evening, then becoming southwest 10 knots late evening. Sea slight. Fine. Sunday: Southwest 10 knots easing to variable 5 knots early morning. Northerly 10 knots developing for a time in the afternoon and early evening. Sea slight. Morning cloud then fine.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Variable 5 knots, but northerly 10 knots during the afternoon. Fine. Tuesday: Variable 5 knots, but northerly 10 knots during the afternoon. Cloudy periods. Wednesday: Becoming northeast 10 knots. Drizzle developing.
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Northeast half or less, rising to 1 metre on Monday.
February 28, 2015
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