Northland Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Northland

5:26 PM April 18, 2015
Area Description: The Bay of Islands and inshore waters from Cape Brett to the Poor Knights Islands to Bream Head.
Situation: A complex trough moves up the North Island today and is expected to lie near Brett area tonight. A ridge moves onto the North Island from the south during Sunday, and persists in the north through Wednesday.
Warnings: NIL warning for BRETT
Forecast: Saturday: Southwest 15 knots, easing to 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Poor visibility in scattered showers, possibly heavy and thundery for a time this evening, clearing overnight. Sunday: Southwest 10 knots, tending easterly 10 knots in the morning then rising to 20 knots early afternoon. Easterly easing to 15 knots late evening. Sea becoming moderate early afternoon, easing late evening. Fine spells.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Easterly 15 knots easing to 10 knots in the evening. Cloudy periods. Tuesday: Easterly 10 knots easing late. Mainly fine. Wednesday: Southeast 10 knots developing. Mainly fine.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Easterly half a metre developing Sunday, then rising to 1 metre Wednesday.

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April 18, 2015


April 18, 2015

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