Today: Fine with frost in sheltered places. Light winds.
Sunrise: 6:47 AM
Sunset: 7:18 PM
Marine recreational Forecasts - hawke-bay
11:54 PM 1 Oct, 2020
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A ridge of high pressure over New Zealand moves north as a front approaches the far south late today, then moves up the South Island during Friday and weakens. Another front is expected over the lower South Island late Friday, then remains slow moving there through the weekend, while a westerly flow dominates the rest of the country.
Nil for Portland
Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Easterly 10 knots developing about midday, turning northerly 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fine. Southerly swell easing to 1.5 metres but 2 metres in the east.
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Northwest 10 knots becoming northeast 15 knots in the afternoon, rising to 20 knots in the east for a time, then turning northwest 15 knots everywhere in the evening. Fine. Southerly swell easing to half a metre but 1 metre in the east. Saturday: Northwest 15 knots, rising to 20 knots for a time. Fine. Becoming southerly swell half a metre everywhere. Sunday: Northwest 15 knots turning westerly 20 knots. Fine. Southerly swell half a metre.
Marine coastal Forecasts - portland
12:03 AM 2 Oct, 2020
Thursday : Southwest 15 knots but southeast 15 knots north of East Cape. Becoming variable 10 knots everywhere this morning. Northerly 15 knots developing in the south from afternoon. Sea slight. Southerly swell 4 metres, period 13 seconds, easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Friday: Becoming northerly 15 knots everywhere in the morning. Moderate southerly swell easing. Saturday: Northwest 20 knots. Sunday: Rising to westerly 30 knots, easing to 20 knots later. Sea becoming rough for a time.