Christchurch Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Christchurch

4:45 AM July 28, 2016
Area Description: Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.
Situation: A series of weak troughs embedded within an unsettled westerly flow affect the country throughout the forecast period.
Warnings: GALE warning for CONWAY
Forecast: Strong wind advisory. Thursday: Northeast rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots early this morning, becoming northwest 15 knots late this morning and northerly 15 knots this afternoon. Turning northwest 15 knots again this evening. Sea becoming rough for a time this morning. Mainly fine. A few spots of rain this morning.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Early change southwest 20 knots. Turning northwest 10 knots in the afternoon. Mainly fine. Saturday: Rising to northerly 15 knots early. Changing southwest 15 knots later. Fine at first, showers developing late. Sunday: Easing to westerly 10 knots. Becoming fine.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: Easterly half a metre or less.

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July 28, 2016

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