Mana Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Mana

4:39 AM August 5, 2015
Area Description: Inshore waters from Pukerua Bay to Makara Beach.
Situation: 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.
Warnings: NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS
Forecast: Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 10 knots developing for a time in the evening. Sea slight. Fair visibility in rain developing late evening.
Outlook: 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: Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Northwest 2.5 metres, easing to 1 metre today and rising to 2 metres Friday.

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