Marine Recreational Forecasts - Northland
4:47 AM June 29, 2016
The Bay of Islands and inshore waters from Cape Brett to the Poor Knights Islands to Bream Head.
A low moves eastwards over northern New Zealand today and Thursday, and is followed by a brief ridge on Friday. On Saturday another low approaches the North Island.
NIL warning for BRETT
Strong wind advisory. Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 15 knots developing early this morning, rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots late this morning, turning northwest 20 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough this morning, easing this afternoon. Poor visibility in rain, with thunderstorms possible this morning and afternoon.
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Changing southwest 20 knots in the morning. A few showers. Friday: Southwest 15 knots dying out in the evening. Cloudy periods. Saturday: Tending northwest 15 knots. Rain developing.
Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Northerly half metre, rising to 1.5 metres today, then easing to northeast half a metre late Thursday and dying out Friday. Southeast 1 metre developing for a time Friday.
June 29, 2016
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