Today: Fine. Light winds and sea breezes.
Sunrise: 6:42 AM
Sunset: 8:10 PM
high tide: 8:43 PM 1.6m
Marine recreational Forecasts - hawke-bay
9:13 AM 19 Feb, 2018
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A front approaches the far south while a ridge affects the rest of the country. On Monday,a frontal rainband associated with approaching Cyclone Gita over the north Tasman Sea,spreads across the North Island. Cyclone Gita is expected to move east across central New Zealand sometime late Tuesday into Wednesday.
NIL warning for PORTLAND
Sunday: Northerly 10 knots, rising to northeast 15 knots for a time this afternoon and evening. Sea slight. Fine, with variable high cloud.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northwest 10 knots. Becoming easterly 10 knots for a time in the afternoon. Cloud increasing. A few showers from afternoon. Tuesday: Gradually rising to northerly 25 knots but northeast 35 knots east of Cape Kidnappers to Wairoa late. Occasional rain. Wednesday: Changing northwest 20 knots early. Rain, easing to a few showers.
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Easterly half a metre or less.
Marine coastal Forecasts - portland
9:24 AM 19 Feb, 2018
Northerly 15 knots. Sea slight. Northeast swell 2 metres, easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots, rising late Tuesday 35 knots with very rough sea. Changing Wednesday northwest 25 knots.