Today: Rain at times. Cold southwesterly, picking up tonight.
Sunrise: 7:35 AM
Sunset: 7:45 PM
Marine coastal Forecasts - rangitata
11:02 AM 22 Mar, 2018
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Variable 10 knots but northeast 20 knots offshore,easing to variable 10 knots everywhere early this morning. Southerly 20 knots developing inshore late morning, becoming southerly 25 knots everywhere this afternoon, then rising to 35 knots this evening. Sea becoming very rough. Northeast swell 2 metres offshore. Southwest swell 2 metres developing. Poor visibility in rain developing this afternoon.
Outlook following 3 days: Rising early Thursday southwest 35 knots with very rough sea, easing Thursday afternoon 25 knots and Thursday evening 15 knots. Becoming Friday variable 10 knots. Moderate northeast swell, easing Thursday. Southwest swell becoming heavy for a time Thursday.