Marine Recreational Forecasts - Hawke Bay
5:16 AM July 6, 2015
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A westerly flow affects New Zealand on Sunday and Monday. A trough moves onto the North Island on Tuesday and moves away to the east on Wednesday, leaving a southerly flow over the area.
GALE warning for PORTLAND
Monday: Northwest 10 knots, rising to 20 knots late this morning. Sea becoming moderate late this morning. Fine weather.
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Northwest 15 knots, turning southwest 15 knots in the afternoon. A few afternoon and evening showers. Wednesday: Southwest 15 knots, rising to 25 knots east of Wairoa to Cape Kidnappers. Showers. Thursday: Southwest 15 knots, but 25 knots east of Wairoa to Cape Kidnappers. Showers.
Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: West of Wairoa to Cape Kidnappers: Easterly half a metre, rising to southeast 1 metre on Wednesday and 1.5 metres on Thursday. East of Wairoa to Cape Kidnappers: Southerly 1 metre rising to 2.5 metres on Wednesday. Northeast half a metre dying out today.
July 6, 2015
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