Today: Cloudy periods with isolated showers, mainly north of Orewa. Easterlies.
Sunrise: 7:21 AM
Sunset: 7:37 PM
high tide: 9:24 PM 3.2m
Marine recreational Forecasts - auckland
7:11 AM 19 Mar, 2018
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
A weakening front lies slow moving over the upper North Island today and Monday. Meanwhile, an intense, slow moving high to the southeast of the country extends a ridge across central New Zealand. A second front moves slowly north across the South Island on Tuesday and the North Island on Wednesday.
Gale warning in force for Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville Strong wind advisory in force for Waitmata Harbour
For the Manukau Harbour: Sunday: Easterly 15 knots, easing to southeast 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Partly cloudy, possibly showers until afternoon. For the Waitemata Harbour: Sunday: Easterly 20 knots but 25 knots gusting 35 knots about Tamaki Strait, easing to southeast 20 knots everywhere this morning, and to easterly 15 knots in the evening. Rough sea about tamaki Strait, easing this morning. Partly cloudy, possible showers until afternoon. For the Hauraki Gulf and the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Sunday: Southeast 30 knots gusting 40 knots but 35 knots gusting 45 knots north of Whangaparaoa Peninsula, easing to 25 knots gusting 35 knots but 30 knots gusting 40 knots in the north this morning, and to 25 knots gusting 35 knots everywhere in the evening. Very rough sea in the north, easing this morning. Partly cloudy, with a fair visibility in a few showers, clearing by afternoon.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Easterly 15 knots but southeast 25 knots north of Whangaparaoa. A few showers, clearing afternoon. Tuesday: Easing to easterly 15 knots everywhere. Mainly fine. Wednesday: Easing to easterly 10 knots. Rain at times.
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: East Coast: Easterly 1.5 metres, rising to 2 metres Tuesday. West Coast: Southwest 2.5 metres, easing to 1.5 metres late today, and to half a metre Monday, rising to 2.5 metres Wednesday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - kaipara
7:11 AM 19 Mar, 2018
Easterly 25 knots. Sea rough. Southwest swell 3 metres. Easterly swell in the north, rising to 2 metres. Fair visibility in a few showers,becoming confined to the north this evening.
Outlook following 3 days: Easterly 25 knots with rough sea, easing Tuesday 15 knots and Wednesday variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing Monday, returning Wednesday. Moderate easterly swell in the north.