Bay Of Plenty Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Bay Of Plenty

11:04 AM April 19, 2014
Area Description: Inshore waters from Matakana Island to Mayor Island to Motiti Island and then east to Torere River mouth.
Situation: A northwest flow persists over the region today and Sunday, while a broad trough moves onto the country, followed by southwesterlies on Monday. A ridge spreads over the country on Tuesday.
Warnings: NIL warning for PLENTY
Forecast: Strong Wind Advisory. Saturday: Northerly 10 knots, rising to northwest 15 knots this afternoon. Sea slight. Poor visibility in showers, some heavy and thundery, clearing tonight. Sunday: Northwest 15 knots, rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots late afternoon. Becoming westerly 10 knots at night. Sea becoming rough late afternoon, easing at night. Poor visibility in showers from late afternoon, possibly heavy and thundery.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Becoming westerly 20 knots early, turning southwest 20 knots later. Morning shower or two, then fine. Tuesday: Southwest easing to 15 knots. Mainly fine. Wednesday: Tending southeast 10 knots. Fine.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Northeast 1.5 metres, easing to 1 metre or less Monday.

Moon Phases

  1. Apr 15
    Full Moon
  2. Apr 22
    Last Quarter
  3. Apr 29
    New Moon
  4. May 07
    First Quarter


April 19, 2014


April 19, 2014

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