Christchurch Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Christchurch

6:10 AM March 1, 2015
Area Description: Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.
Situation: A ridge to the east of New Zealand directs a northerly flow over the area. On Monday, a front moves up the country and crosses the region later in the day.
Warnings: NIL warning for CONWAY
Forecast: Sunday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 15 knots developing around midday, then rising to 20 knots for a time late afternoon and early evening. Easing to variable 5 knots late evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time late afternoon and early evening. Fine.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northerly 10 knots rising to 20 knots in the afternoon, then changing southerly 20 knots in the evening. Late showers. Tuesday: Southerly 15 knots dying out in the morning, and becoming northeast 10 knots developing in the afternoon. Morning drizzle. Wednesday: Northeast 10 knots. Cloudy periods.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Easterly half a metre.

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March 1, 2015

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