Marine Coastal Forecasts - Stephens
4:42 AM January 23, 2017
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Westerly 45 knots, easing to southwest 35 knots but 25 knots east of Cape Farewell to Hawera this morning.Easing to southwest 25 knots but 15 knots in the east this afternoon.Becoming variable 10 knots in the east this evening. High sea easing.Southwest swell in the west rising to 6 metres for a time. Northwest swell 4 metres easing. Poor visibility in showers, easing this morning.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming everywhere Tuesday morning westerly 15 knots, rising late Tuesday northwest 30 knots. Changing Wednesday afternoon or evening southwest 25 knots, easing in the east late Wednesday southerly 15 knots. Becoming everywhere Thursday westerly 25 knots. Sea rough at times. Southwest swell in the west becoming heavy for a time Thursday. Moderate northerly swell developing in the west for a time Wednesday. Moderate westerly swell in the east at times.
January 23, 2017
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