Christchurch Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Christchurch

12:59 PM November 27, 2015
Area Description: Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.
Situation: An active front, preceded by strong northwesterlies crosses the region today. Another weak front is expected to move north over the area late Saturday, followed by a ridge of high pressure.
Warnings: GALE warning for CONWAY
Forecast: Strong Wind Advisory. Friday: Northwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots. Changing southwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots early afternoon then easing to southeast 15 knots late afternoon. Becoming easterly 15 knots this evening. Rough sea, easing late afternoon. Fair visibility in rain from this afternoon, clearing this evening. Saturday: Easterly 15 knots, becoming northwest 15 knots in the morning and rising to 20 knots in the afternoon. Changing southwest 15 knots in the evening. Sea becoming moderate in the afternoon, easing in the evening. Fair visibility in evening showers.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Easing to variable 5 knots early morning, then northeast 15 knots developing by late afternoon. Fine. Monday: Northeast 15 knots at times. Mainly fine. Tuesday: Northerly 10 knots. Mainly fine.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: Northeast half a metre, rising to 1 metre for a time today, rising to 1 metre late Monday.

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