Christchurch

TODAY

AT 4:00 PM

19 °C

WIND: ENE, 15 knots

Partly Cloudy

High: 21

Low: 13

Saturday

Partly Cloudy

High: 22

Low: 12

Sunday

Partly Cloudy

High: 24

Low: 13

Today: Becoming cloudy. Northeasterlies dying away.

Sunrise: 7:33 AM

Sunset: 7:40 PM

Tides

lyttelton

high tide: 6:40 PM    2.6m

Marine recreational Forecasts - christchurch

8:24 AM 23 Mar, 2019

Waimakariri River
Adderly Head
Lyttelton Harbour

Area Description:

Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.

Situation:

High pressure retreats to the North Island on Sunday as a front moves onto the lower South Island. The weakening front moves over the remainder of South Island on Monday while another active front approaches the far south.

Warnings:

NIL warning for CONWAY

Forecast:

Friday: Northeast 20 knots, easing to 15 knots this morning, easing to 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Mainly fine, morning and evening cloud.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northeast 10 knots rising to 15 knots. Cloudy morning and night, afternoon fine spells. Sunday: Easterly 10 knots, becoming northwest 10 knots in the evening. Morning cloud, then fine spells. Monday: Northwest 10 knots becoming northerly 20 knots. High cloud, a few spots of rain later.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Easterly half a metre, rising to northeast 1 metre this evening.

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Marine coastal Forecasts - rangitata

8:14 AM 23 Mar, 2019

Timaru
Akaroa Head
Rangitata
Moeraki

Forecast:

Northeast 15 knots but 25 knots offshore, easing to 15 knots everywhere this morning, and to variable 10 knots this evening. Rough sea offshore easing. Southerly swell 1 metre, turning east this afternoon.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots, rising late Monday 25 knots with rough sea.

Marine coastal Forecasts - chatham-islands

8:12 AM 23 Mar, 2019

Kaikoura
Chatham Islands

Forecast:

Southeast 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres. Southeast swell rising to 2 metres.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Monday northwest 20 knots. Moderate easterly swell easing Saturday.Moderate southwest swell at times.

Marine coastal Forecasts - conway

8:18 AM 23 Mar, 2019

Westport
Farewell Spit
Kahurangi Point
Stephens Is.
Abel
Kapiti Is.
Cook
Cape Palliser
Grey
Cape Campbell
Jackson Head
Conway

Forecast:

Northeast 20 knots. Sea moderate. Southerly swell 1 metre, tending east this afternoon.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots, rising late Monday 25 knots with rough sea.

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Tides

lyttelton

high tide: 6:40 PM    2.6m