Today: Fine spells, with the odd evening shower. Southwesterlies.
Wind: SW at 08 knots
Sunrise: 6:41 AM
Sunset: 7:44 PM
Marine recreational Forecasts - northland
2:30 AM 18 Oct, 2017
The Bay of Islands and inshore waters from Cape Brett to the Poor Knights Islands to Bream Head.
A disturbed southwest flow spreads a couple of weak fronts over New Zealand,followed by a ridge of high pressure from Wednesday. Another front moves onto the bottom of the South Island late Friday.
NIL warning for BRETT
Tuesday: Southwest 10 knots rising to 15 knots in the morning, and to 20 knots south of Cape Brett for a time in the afternoon. Easing to southwest 10 knots in the north this evening. Sea becoming moderate in the south for a time this afternoon. Cloudy periods developing.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Southwest 15 knots. Cloudy periods,possible shower. Thursday: Southeast 15 knots, dying out in the evening. Early shower then fine. Friday: Southwest 15 knots developing in the morning. Mostly cloudy.
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: Easterly half a metre or less, rising to southeast 1 metre Thursday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - brett
2:29 AM 18 Oct, 2017
Southwest 15 knots, rising to 25 knots south of Whangaroa Harbour this afternoon. Sea becoming rough in the south.
Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 20 knots, turning overnight Wednesday southeast 20 knots, easing Thursday evening variable 10 knots. Developing Friday southwest 15 knots.
Marine coastal Forecasts - kaipara
2:35 AM 18 Oct, 2017
Southwest rising to 20 knots this morning. Sea becoming moderate. Southwest swell 3 metres.
Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 20 knots, turning overnight Wednesday southeast 20 knots, becoming Thursday evening southwest 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell, easing Thursday.