Marine Recreational Forecasts - Mana
4:39 AM August 5, 2015
Inshore waters from Pukerua Bay to Makara Beach.
A narrow ridge lies over central New Zealand. A low to the west moves over the area tonight, bringing a brief southerly change, followed by strong northerlies through Thursday. Another front is expected to move eastwards over the country during Friday and Saturday, followed by disturbed southwesterlies.
NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS
Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 10 knots developing for a time in the evening. Sea slight. Fair visibility in rain developing late evening.
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Becoming northwest 15 knots by midday, becoming northerly 35 knots later. Rain easing to showers in the morning. Friday: Becoming northwest 20 knots. A period of rain, possibly thundery. Saturday: Northwest 20 knots, changing southerly 15 knots late. Occasional rain.
Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Northwest 2.5 metres, easing to 1 metre today and rising to 2 metres Friday.
August 5, 2015
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