Marine Recreational Forecasts - Mana
11:36 AM April 28, 2015
Inshore waters from Pukerua Bay to Makara Beach.
A large complex trough moves eastwards over the area during the day. A strong southwest flow should become established behind the trough. The southwesterlies should ease on Thursday and a ridge is expected to move onto the country during Friday and remain over the area on Saturday.
NIL warning for COOK GALE warning for STEPHENS
Strong Wind Advisory. Tuesday: Southwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots, easing to 15 knots this afternoon and to variable 5 knots this evening. Rough sea easing this afternoon. Poor visibility in rain easing to a few showers this afternoon. Wednesday: Variable 5 knots, turning northwest 15 knots early morning, rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots late morning. Turning westerly 20 knots late evening. Sea becoming rough for a time morning and afternoon. Mostly fine.
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Early change to southwest 20 knots then becoming northwest 10 knots in the evening. Showers, clearing. Friday: Northerly 15 knots. Fine. Saturday: Northerly 10 knots. Fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Northwest 1.5 metres easing to 1 metre today and to a half a metre or less on Friday.
April 28, 2015
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