Christchurch Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Christchurch

4:45 AM May 28, 2017
Area Description: Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.
Situation: A complex trough over New Zealand moves eastwards today, followed by a narrow ridge. Another trough approaches the South Island from the Tasman Sea on Monday, crossing the country on Tuesday. A third trough then spreads up the country on Wednesday.
Warnings: NIL warning for CONWAY
Forecast: Sunday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 10 knots developing this afternoon. Sea slight. Mainly fine.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northeast 10 knots, rising to 15 knots for a time. Mainly fine. Tuesday: Northeast 10 knots changing southwest 15 knots. Scattered rain developing. Wednesday: Southwest 15 knots, easing to 10 knots for a time. Early rain, then fine.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Easterly half a metre or less, rising to 1 metre late today, then easing to half a metre or less Wednesday.

Moon Phases

  1. May 25
    New Moon
  2. Jun 01
    First Quarter
  3. Jun 09
    Full Moon
  4. Jun 17
    Last Quarter


May 28, 2017

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