Christchurch Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Christchurch

11:31 AM August 1, 2015
Area Description: Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.
Situation: A northwest flow lies over the region today and is set to remain until Tuesday when a front is expected to cross northeast over the area.
Warnings: NIL warning for CONWAY
Forecast: Saturday: Southwest 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots late afternoon. Sea slight. Fair visibility in afternoon rain. Sunday: Variable 5 knots, northeast 10 knots developing in the morning, turning northwest 10 knots about midday. Becoming northeast 15 knots in the evening. Sea slight. High cloud thickening.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northeast 15 knots rising to northerly 25 knots for a time. High cloud. Tuesday: Northerly 15 knots, changing southwest 15 knots in the evening. Mainly fine, chance evening shower. Wednesday: Becoming northeast 10 knots in the morning. Fine.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Easterly half a metre, rising to 1 metre Monday, and 1.5 metres Tuesday.

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August 1, 2015

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