Marine Recreational Forecasts - Hawke Bay
6:03 AM October 1, 2014
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A deep low east of the upper North Island moves away to the east today, followed by a narrow ridge of high pressure, then a trough on Friday.
GALE warning for PORTLAND
Wednesday: Southeast 20 knots, tending southerly 20 knots this morning, then easing to 15 knots late afternoon. Turning southwest 15 knots this evening. Moderate sea easing late afternoon. Fair visibility in scattered rain, clearing this evening.
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northerly 15 knots developing late. Mainly fine. Friday: Northwest 20 knots. Occasional rain. Saturday: Changing southwest 20 knots. Showers developing.
Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Easterly 4 metres, easing to 3 metres late today, to 2 metres late Thursday, to 1 metre Friday and dying out Saturday. Southerly 1 metre developing Saturday.
October 1, 2014
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