Today: Occasional rain developing in the morning, clearing evening. Northwesterlies.
Wind: WNW at 13 knots
Sunrise: 6:14 AM
Sunset: 7:40 PM
high tide: 8:59 AM 1.7m
low tide: 3:11 PM 0.3m
high tide: 9:17 PM 1.6m
Marine recreational Forecasts - hawke-bay
6:07 PM 23 Oct, 2017
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A disturbed westerly flow persists over New Zealand during the forecast period. An active front within this flow crosses the country today, and another front moves over the lower South Island late Tuesday.
GALE warning for PORTLAND
Monday: Northwest 15 knots, turning easterly 10 knots this afternoon and then westerly 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fair visibility in periods of afternoon rain.
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Changing southwest 15 knots in the morning, then becoming northwest 10 knots in the evening. A few showers. Wednesday: Westerly 10 knots, dying out late. Mainly fine, chance shower. Thursday: Northwest 15 knots, dying out late. A few showers developing.
Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: Southeast 1 metre, becoming half a metre but southerly 1 metre east of Wairoa today, then rising to 1.5 metres late Thursday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - portland
6:03 PM 23 Oct, 2017
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northwest 15 knots but 25 knots north of East Cape, rising to 35 knots in the north for a time late afternoon and early evening. Changing southwest 15 knots in the south this evening.Sea becoming very rough in the north for a time. Northwest swell north of East Cape,rising to 2 metres. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres. Poor visibility in rain developing this afternoon, mainly in the north, clearing late evening.
Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 20 knots but westerly 30 knots near East Cape with rough sea. Becoming overnight Tuesday westerly 15 knots in the south. Moderate southwest swell, easing Tuesday.