Christchurch Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Christchurch

11:03 AM August 23, 2014
Area Description: Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.
Situation: The southwest flow over the area eases today as a large, slow-moving high over the Tasman Sea extends a ridge onto the South Island. The winds remain light for the remainder of the forecast period as the high moves onto the country on Wednesday.
Warnings: GALE warning for CONWAY
Forecast: Saturday: Southwest 15 knots, easing to 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Cloudy. Sunday: Southwest 10 knots, rising to 15 knots for a time in the afternoon, then easing to variable 5 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Morning and evening low cloud.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Variable 5 knots. Morning and evening low cloud. Tuesday: Variable 5 knots. Cloudy periods. Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Mainly fine.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Southeast 1 metre dying out Sunday.

Moon Phases

  1. Aug 18
    Last Quarter
  2. Aug 26
    New Moon
  3. Sep 02
    First Quarter
  4. Sep 09
    Full Moon


August 23, 2014

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