Today: Mainly fine, but rain from late afternoon. Southeast developing.
Wind: W at 02 knots
Sunrise: 6:02 AM
Sunset: 6:09 PM
high tide: 6:53 AM 1.7m
low tide: 1:02 PM 0.2m
high tide: 7:13 PM 1.7m
Marine recreational Forecasts - hawke-bay
7:38 PM 22 Sep, 2017
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A complex low moves slowly over the North Island today while a narrow ridge moves over the South Island. The ridge moves over the North Island on Saturday, followed by strengthening northwesterlies during Sunday ahead of a front that moves over the country on Monday.
NIL warning for PORTLAND
Strong wind advisory. Friday: Northwest 10 knots changing southwest 10 knots this morning, then rising to southerly 15 knots early afternoon and to southeast 25 knots gusting 35 knots this evening. Sea becoming moderate this evening. A fine start, but poor visibility in evening rain.
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Easing to southwest 10 knots morning, turning northeast 10 knots afternoon. Showers clearing morning, fine spells increasing. Sunday: Turning northwest 10 knots early, then northeast 10 knots for a time afternoon and evening. Fine. Monday: Northwest 10 knots rising to northerly 15 knots afternoon. Fine at first, then high cloud increasing and rain developing at night.
Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Southeast 1.5 metres rising to 2 metres today, then easing to 1.5 metres Saturday and to 1 metre Monday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - portland
7:30 PM 22 Sep, 2017
Northeast 30 knots easing to southwest 15 knots this morning. Southeast 30 knots developing south of Poverty Bay this afternoon,and southwest rising to 25 knots in the north in the evening. Rough sea easing for a time. Easterly swell 2 metres. Poor visibility in rain this evening, mainly in the south.
Outlook following 3 days: Gradually easing Saturday morning and afternoon variable 10 knots. Developing late Saturday northerly 15 knots, then rising Monday northwest 25 knots with rough sea. Moderate southeast swell easing Saturday.