Whakatane

TODAY

CURRENTLY

9 °C

Partly Cloudy

High: 21

Low: 6

WIND: S, 02 knots

Wednesday

Fine

High: 20

Low: 10

WIND: W, 04 knots

Thursday

Partly Cloudy

High: 21

Low: 10

WIND: WNW, 04 knots

Today: Mainly fine, chance shower morning and afternoon. Westerlies.

Wind: S at 02 knots

Sunrise: 6:15 AM

Sunset: 7:39 PM

Marine recreational Forecasts - bay-of-plenty

7:32 PM 24 Oct, 2017

Mayor Is.
Makatana Island
Motiti
Mt Maunganui
Moutuhora
Torere River

Area Description:

Inshore waters from Matakana Island to Mayor Island to Motiti Island and then east to Torere River mouth.

Situation:

A west to southwest flow persists over New Zealand Aotearoa during most of this week. A front spreads north over the country Wednesday and Thursday. A brief ridge builds over the country on Friday, followed by another active low approaching from the Tasman Sea this weekend.

Warnings:

NIL warning for PLENTY

Forecast:

Tuesday: Southwest 20 knots, but westerly 15 knots east of Motiti Island. Rising to westerly 20 knots in the east for a time this afternoon and early evening. Sea becoming moderate everywhere for a time this afternoon and early evening. Mainly fine, chance morning and afternoon shower.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Saturday: Wednesday: Westerly 15 knots. Fine spells. Thursday: Tending northwest 20 knots early, changing southwest 15 knots late. Cloudy periods, a few showers from afternoon. Friday: Southwest dying out early. Northerly 10 knots developing late. Cloudy periods, chance shower.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Northerly 1 metre, easing to half a metre today and dying out Wednesday.

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Marine coastal Forecasts - plenty

7:32 PM 24 Oct, 2017

Whakatane
Great Mercury Island
Cape Runaway
Muriwai
Plenty
Raglan

Forecast:

Southwest 20 knots. Sea moderate. Northwest swell 2 metres,easing.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Westerly 20 knots, easing Friday variable 10 knots.

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