Christchurch Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Christchurch

5:10 PM August 29, 2015
Area Description: Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.
Situation: A trough extends east across the South Island today bringing a southerly flow to the region. A ridge builds to the south of the country on Sunday and remains through to Wednesday.
Warnings: NIL warning for CONWAY
Forecast: Saturday: Northeast 10 knots. Changing southwest 10 knots late evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods. Sunday: Southwest 10 knots turning southeast 10 knots in the afternoon and easterly 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Fair visibility in drizzle developing in the morning,becoming poor visibility in rain in the evening.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Easterly 10 knots. Rain or drizzle at times. Tuesday: Northeast 15 knots rising to 25 knots. Periods of rain. Wednesday: Becoming southwest 20 knots. Periods of rain, possibly heavy.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Southeast half a metre or less. Northeast half a metre dying out Sunday. Northeast 1 metre developing Tuesday, rising to 1.5 metres Wednesday.

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  2. Aug 30
    Full Moon
  3. Sep 05
    Last Quarter
  4. Sep 13
    New Moon


August 29, 2015


August 29, 2015

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