Marine Recreational Forecasts - Hawke Bay
11:04 AM March 2, 2015
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A ridge lies over the area while a shallow low just north of the country moves away to the east on Wednesday and Thursday.
NIL warning for PORTLAND
Monday: Northeast 15 knots. Turning northwest 15 knots this evening then easing to 10 knots overnight. Sea slight. Fine. Tuesday: Northwest 10 knots, turning easterly 10 knots about midday. Rising to easterly 15 knots in the afternoon then becoming northwest 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Fine.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Variable 5 knots, becoming northeast 10 knots during the afternoon. Fine spells. Thursday: Becoming northeast 10 knots early and rising to 15 knots later. Fine. Friday: Northerly 15 knots. Fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: Southeast half a metre or less.
March 2, 2015
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