Marine Recreational Forecasts - Hawke Bay
6:04 AM July 2, 2015
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A ridge moves off the North Island today as northwesterlies develop ahead of a trough which is expected to move slowly east over the area on Saturday.
NIL warning for PORTLAND
Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 10 knots developing this afternoon, rising to 15 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fine spells.
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Northerly rising to 25 knots in the morning but easing to 15 knots in the evening. Increasing high cloud and some scattered late rain. Saturday: Northeast 20 knots. Scattered rain. Sunday: Southwest 25 knots developing in the morning but dying away in the evening. Early rain, then fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: West of Wairoa: Southerly 1 metre, easing to half a metre Friday. Easterly 1 metre developing Friday, dying away Saturday. Southerly 1 metre developing Saturday. East of Wairoa: Southerly 2 metres, easing to 1.5 metres today and to 1 metre Friday. Easterly 1 metre developing Friday,dying away Saturday.Southerly 1.5 metres developing Saturday.
July 2, 2015
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