Christchurch

TODAY

CURRENTLY

11 °C

Partly Cloudy

High: 17

Low: 1

WIND: NW, 06 knots

Saturday

Partly Cloudy

High: 13

Low: 6

WIND: ENE, 04 knots

Sunday

Showers

High: 10

Low: 5

WIND: NNW, 08 knots

Today: Fine with high cloud. Northerlies dying out evening.

Wind: NW at 06 knots

Sunrise: 7:20 AM

Sunset: 5:49 PM

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Marine recreational Forecasts - christchurch

11:42 AM 19 Aug, 2017

Waimakariri River
Adderly Head
Lyttelton Harbour

Area Description:

Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.

Situation:

A complex trough approaches from the Tasman Sea today, then affects New Zealand over the weekend.

Warnings:

NIL warning for CONWAY

Forecast:

Friday: Northerly 15 knots, easing to 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fine, with high cloud at times.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northeast 10 knots, turning southwest 10 knots late. Cloud increasing, late rain. Sunday: Southwest rising to 15 knots in the morning. Showers. Monday: Southwest 15 knots easing to 10 knots late. Showers.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Northeast 1.5 metres, easing to half a metre today, then rising to easterly 1 metre Sunday.

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Marine coastal Forecasts - rangitata

11:45 AM 19 Aug, 2017

Timaru
Akaroa Head
Rangitata
Moeraki

Forecast:

Northerly 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots for a time Friday afternoon and evening. Sea slight. Northeast swell 2 metres offshore, easing. Southerly swell 1 metre or less.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, turning Saturday evening southeast 15 knots then rising Sunday southerly 25 knots with rough sea, easing late Monday southerly 15 knots.Southerly swell becoming moderate Sunday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - chatham-islands

11:47 AM 19 Aug, 2017

Kaikoura
Chatham Islands

Forecast:

Northerly 25 knots, easing to northeast 15 knots late morning.Turning southeast 15 knots early this evening. Rough sea easing. Northwest swell 2 metres easing. Southwest swell 2 metres, easing. Poor visibility in rain developing late morning.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Easing Saturday morning variable 10 knots, then becoming Saturday evening easterly 20 knots. Turning Sunday northerly 20 knots then becoming Monday southwest 25 knots with rough sea.Northerly swell becoming moderate Saturday, easing Monday. Southwest swell becoming moderate Sunday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - conway

11:47 AM 19 Aug, 2017

Westport
Farewell Spit
Kahurangi Point
Stephens Is.
Abel
Kapiti Is.
Cook
Cape Palliser
Grey
Cape Campbell
Jackson Head
Conway

Forecast:

Northerly 25 knots easing to 15 knots this morning. Rough sea easing. Northeast swell 2 metres, easing. Southerly swell 1 metre or less.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, becoming Saturday evening southerly 20 knots and rising Monday 30 knots with rough sea, easing Monday southerly 20 knots.Northeast swell becoming moderate for a time Sunday.Southerly swell becoming moderate Sunday.

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