Marine Recreational Forecasts - Northland
5:04 PM October 1, 2014
The Bay of Islands and inshore waters from Cape Brett to the Poor Knights Islands to Bream Head.
A deep low to the east of the area is moving further east today. A front moves across over the area Thursday, followed by disturbed strong cold southwesterlies. Flow turns northwest ahead of an approaching trough late Sunday.
NIL warning for BRETT
Strong wind advisory. Wednesday: Southwest 15 knots. Sea slight. Fine. Thursday: Becoming northwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots late morning. Easing to westerly 15 knots early evening, then rising to southwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots late evening. Sea rough at times. Poor visibility in occasional rain developing afternoon, easing to showers late evening.
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Westerly rising to 30 knots in the morning. Showers. Saturday: Westerly 30 knots easing to southwest 25 knots late.Showers. Sunday: Westerly 20 knots rising to northwest 25 knots. Showers clearing.
Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: Southeast 2 metres, easing to 1.5 metres tonight, to 1 metre Thursday and dying out Friday. Northerly half a metre developing Sunday. Northerly half a metre developing Friday.
October 1, 2014
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