Marine Recreational Forecasts - Hawke Bay
5:34 AM August 2, 2015
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A ridge moves off today allowing northwesterlies to develop. The northwesterlies are expected to strengthen on Tuesday as a front moves up the North Island and over the area Wednesday.
NIL warning for PORTLAND
Sunday: Northwest 10 knots. Sea slight. Fine weather.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northerly 15 knots. Increasing high cloud. Tuesday: Northerly rising to 20 knots gusting 35 knots in the morning. High cloud, light rain in the evening. Wednesday: Northwest 20 knots dying out in the morning. Areas of rain.
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: East of Wairoa: Southerly 1 metre, easing to half a metre today. Easterly 1 metre developing today, rising to 1.5 metres Monday. West of Wairoa: Southeast half a metre, rising to 1 metre today, and to easterly 1.5 metres Tuesday.
August 2, 2015
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