Marine Recreational Forecasts - Hawke Bay
5:18 AM July 31, 2015
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A ridge over the region remains slow moving through Saturday. Northwesterlies develop on Sunday as the ridge moves to the northeast.
NIL warning for PORTLAND
Friday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 10 knots developing late afternoon, tending northwest 10 knots late evening. Sea slight. Fine weather.
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northwest 10 knots. Fine. Sunday: Northwest rising to 15 knots early. Fine. Monday: Northwest rising to 20 knots. Few showers.
Swell forecast to midnight Monday: East of Wairoa: Southerly 2 metres, easing to 1.5 metres today, 1 metre Saturday, and to half a metre Sunday. Easterly 1 metre developing Monday. West of Wairoa: Southeast 1 metre, easing to half a metre Saturday, then dying out Sunday. Easterly 1 metre developing Monday.
July 31, 2015
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