Marine Recreational Forecasts - Christchurch
4:45 AM May 28, 2017
Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.
A complex trough over New Zealand moves eastwards today, followed by a narrow ridge. Another trough approaches the South Island from the Tasman Sea on Monday, crossing the country on Tuesday. A third trough then spreads up the country on Wednesday.
NIL warning for CONWAY
Sunday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 10 knots developing this afternoon. Sea slight. Mainly fine.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northeast 10 knots, rising to 15 knots for a time. Mainly fine. Tuesday: Northeast 10 knots changing southwest 15 knots. Scattered rain developing. Wednesday: Southwest 15 knots, easing to 10 knots for a time. Early rain, then fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Easterly half a metre or less, rising to 1 metre late today, then easing to half a metre or less Wednesday.
May 28, 2017
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