Today: Fine, apart evening high cloud. Northeast tending northwest by evening.
Sunrise: 7:37 AM
Sunset: 7:34 PM
high tide: 11:54 AM 2.3m
low tide: 6:05 PM 0.5m
Marine recreational Forecasts - christchurch
2:06 AM 26 Mar, 2018
Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.
A low lies over the South Island today, while the associated front moves east across the North Island, followed by a ridge. The ridge persists over the North Island until Wednesday, while another front moves onto the far south Monday. The front moves north across the South Island Tuesday and onto the south of the North Island later Wednesday.
NIL warning for CONWAY
Sunday: Easterly 10 knots, tending northerly 10 knots in the morning and northwest 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Mainly fine.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northerly 15 knots, becoming northeast 10 knots for a time during the afternoon and early evening. Fine. Tuesday: Northeast 15 knots, rising to 20 knots for a time during the afternoon and early evening, becoming northwest 20 knots late. Cloud increasing, a few spots of rain developing towards evening. Wednesday: Changing southerly 15 knots early. Becoming easterly 10 knots later. Partly cloudy. A few showers from evening.
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Northeast 1.5 metres, easing to 1 metre tonight and to half a metre Monday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - rangitata
2:17 AM 26 Mar, 2018
Northeast 15 knots but 25 knots offshore, becoming variable 10 knots but northerly 15 knots offshore this morning. Becoming variable 10 knots everywhere this afternoon. Rough sea offshore easing.Northeast swell 2 metres,easing. Southerly swell 1 metre, easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Developing Monday northeast 15 knots,rising Tuesday 25 knots with rough sea. Changing Tuesday night southerly 20 knots, turning Wednesday easterly 15 knots.
Marine coastal Forecasts - chatham-islands
2:06 AM 26 Mar, 2018
Northeast 10 knots, rising to 20 knots this morning. Sea becoming moderate. Southwest swell 2 metres. Northeast swell rising to 2 metres.
Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 20 knots. Moderate northeast swell, easing Monday. Moderate southwest swell, easing Monday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - conway
2:03 AM 26 Mar, 2018
Northeast 25 knots but 15 knots inshore, becoming northeast 15 knots everywhere this morning. Tending northwest 15 knots this evening. Rough sea easing. Northeast swell 2 metres,easing. Southerly swell 1 metre,easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots. Rising Tuesday 30 knots north of Kaikoura with rough sea. Changing Wednesday southerly 15 knots everywhere.