Marine Recreational Forecasts - Hawke Bay
11:21 AM March 3, 2015
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A shallow low just north of the country moves away to the east on Wednesday and Thursday.An active front moves over the country from the Tasman Sea on Friday, followed by a low on Saturday.
NIL warning for PORTLAND
Tuesday: Northeast 10 knots, rising to 15 knots this afternoon then becoming northwest 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fine. Wednesday: Northwest 10 knots, becoming northeast 15 knots for a time in the afternoon and evening. Sea slight. Fine spells.
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northeast 20 knots developing. Fine. Friday: Northerly 20 knots. Fine. Saturday: Northerly 30 knots. Occasional light rain.
Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Southeast half a metre or less, rising to easterly 1 metre on Friday, then easing to half a metre on Saturday.
March 3, 2015
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