Today: Fine with southwesterlies.
Sunrise: 7:27 AM
Sunset: 4:55 PM
Marine recreational Forecasts - hawke-bay
2:28 AM 8 Jun, 2020
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A southwest flow affects much of the country as a cold front moves away to the north. Another front moves over the lower South Island early today. The flow tips westerly over South Island from later today and remains strong in the far south, but eases over the rest of the country as a ridge slowly extends east across the upper North Island. The ridge remains in place into Wednesday.
Nil for Portland
Sunday: Northwest 10 knots, changing southwest 15 knots early morning. Tending westerly 15 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Fair visibility in a few morning showers, then fine.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Westerly 15 knots. Fine. Tuesday: Westerly easing to 10 knots early, and to variable 5 knots later. Fine. Wednesday: Variable 5 knots, becoming northerly 10 knots later. Mainly fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Easterly half a metre, rising to 1 metre early Tuesday. Southerly half a metre but 1 metre east of Cape Kidnappers to Wairoa, rising to 1 metre but 1.5 metres in the east this evening. Rising to 1.5 metres but 2 metres in the east later Monday, then easing back to 1 metre but 1.5 metres in the east for a time late Tuesday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - portland
2:30 AM 8 Jun, 2020
Southwest 20 knots. Sea moderate. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres. Fair visibility in a few morning showers.
Outlook following 3 days: Tending Monday morning northwest 15 knots, changing early Tuesday southwest 15 knots south of Tolaga Bay. Becoming later Tuesday southeast 15 knots but variable 10 knots in the south. Becoming later Wednesday northerly 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell.