Christchurch Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Christchurch

4:54 PM February 7, 2016
Area Description: Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.
Situation: A ridge of high pressure lies slow moving over the South Island. A weak front moves north over the South Island on Tuesday, followed by another ridge of high pressure on Wednesday.
Warnings: NIL warning for CONWAY
Forecast: Sunday: Northeast 20 knots, easing to 10 knots overnight. Moderate sea, easing overnight. Mostly cloudy. Monday: Northeast 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots early morning. Northeast 15 knots developing around midday, rising to 20 knots in the afternoon. Sea becoming moderate in the afternoon. Fair visibility in early drizzle, then becoming fine.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Northeast 20 knots easing to 10 knots in the morning, changing southerly 15 knots in the afternoon, then dying out in the evening. Fine spells, chance shower from afternoon. Wednesday: Northeast 15 knots developing in the morning, dying out in the evening. Becoming fine in the morning. Thursday: Variable 10 knots. Fine spells, odd shower possible.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: Easterly half a metre or less, rising to 1 metre for a time Tuesday and Wednesday.

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    First Quarter
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    Full Moon


February 7, 2016


February 7, 2016

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