Marine Recreational Forecasts - Bay Of Plenty
11:22 AM December 9, 2016
Inshore waters from Matakana Island to Mayor Island to Motiti Island and then east to Torere River mouth.
An active trough approaches from the west today, crossing over the area during Saturday, followed by southwesterlies. A weak front passes over the area late on Monday, followed by a narrow ridge on Tuesday.
NIL warning for PLENTY
Friday: Northeast 10 knots. Sea slight. Cloudy periods, isolated showers. Saturday: Northeast 10 knots rising to 15 knots in the morning and to northerly 20 knots in the afternoon. Changing westerly 20 knots late evening. Sea becoming moderate in the afternoon. Poor visibility in rain developing in the morning with some heavy falls.
Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Southwest 25 knots, easing to 20 knots in the evening. Showers clearing early, becoming fine. Monday: Southwest 20 knots, rising to 25 knots for a time. Some showers. Tuesday: Southwest 20 knots. Mainly fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: Northeast 1 metre, rising to 1.5 metres Saturday, then easing to half a metre Sunday.
December 9, 2016
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