Marine Recreational Forecasts - Hawke Bay
6:15 AM April 20, 2014
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A northerly flow persists over the area today, while a broad trough moves onto the country, followed by southwesterlies on Monday. A ridge spreads over the country on Tuesday.
NIL warning for PORTLAND
Sunday: Northwest 10 knots, rising to northerly 15 knots this morning, then turning northwest 15 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fair visibility in brief evening showers.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northwest 20 knots, changing southwest 15 knots late. Mainly fine. Tuesday: Tending southerly 15 knots. A few showers. Wednesday: Tending easterly 10 knots. Becoming fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Easterly 2.5 metres easing to 1.5 metres today, and to 1 metre Monday, tending southeast Tuesday. Southerly 1.5 metres east of Wairoa developing Tuesday.
April 20, 2014
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