Mana Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Mana

4:47 PM May 24, 2016
Area Description: Inshore waters from Pukerua Bay to Makara Beach.
Situation: A large complex trough, with several embedded fronts and low centres, is slowly moving eastwards across the region, followed by a weak ridge of high pressure on Friday. Another trough crosses the region late Friday and Saturday.
Warnings: GALE warnings for COOK and STEPHENS
Forecast: Strong wind advisory. Tuesday: Northeast 15 knots rising to northwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough this evening. Poor visibility in rain with thunderstorms from this evening. Wednesday: Northwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots, easing to 15 knots in the evening. Rough sea, easing in the evening. Poor visibility in showers with possible thunderstorms at times.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northwest rising to 25 knots in the morning. Occasional showers. Friday: Northwest easing to 15 knots, turning northeast later. Fine spells, a few showers. Rain at night. Saturday: Northerly rising to 30 knots early morning, turning nw30 knots late morning. Periods of rain.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Northwest 1 metre, easing to half a metre today. Rising to 2.5 metres Wednesday, then easing to 1 metre Thursday. Northwest rising to 2 metres on Saturday.

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May 24, 2016


May 24, 2016

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