Hawke Bay Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Hawke Bay

11:08 AM August 1, 2014
Area Description: Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
Situation: A strengthening northerly flow covers the area. A slow moving trough over the North Island becomes active overnight. Meanwhile another active trough approaches the region from the south on Sunday. Both troughs clear the area on Monday,followed by southerlies.
Warnings: GALE warning for PORTLAND for tomorrow.
Forecast: Strong wind advisory. Friday: Northerly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots this evening. Sea becoming moderate this evening. Fine. Saturday: Northerly 20 knots, rising to 25 knots gusting 45 knots in the morning and to 30 knots gusting 50 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough in the morning. Mainly fine.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Changing southerly 25 knots in the evening. Rain turning to showers. Monday: Southerly easing to 15 knots. Showers clearing. Tuesday: Southerly easing to 10 knots. Mainly fine, a few morning showers in the east.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: Southerly 1 metre developing east of Wairoa on Monday. Nil significant elsewhere.

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