Mana Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Mana

11:36 AM April 28, 2015
Area Description: Inshore waters from Pukerua Bay to Makara Beach.
Situation: 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.
Warnings: NIL warning for COOK GALE warning for STEPHENS
Forecast: 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: 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: Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Northwest 1.5 metres easing to 1 metre today and to a half a metre or less on Friday.

Moon Phases

  1. Apr 26
    First Quarter
  2. May 04
    Full Moon
  3. May 11
    Last Quarter
  4. May 18
    New Moon


April 28, 2015

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