Today: Cloudy periods and a few showers. Northeasterlies.
Sunrise: 7:13 AM
Sunset: 7:27 PM
Marine recreational Forecasts - hawke-bay
2:44 AM 20 Mar, 2018
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A slow-moving high to the southeast of the country extends a ridge across central New Zealand. A complex trough of low pressure is forecast to move across the North Island on Wednesday. This trough is expected to remain slow moving over the country on Thursday.
NIL warning for PORTLAND
Monday: Northeast 15 knots. Sea slight. Mostly cloudy, and fair visibility in a few showers.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Tuesday: Northeast 15 knots. Mostly cloudy with showers, easing in the evening. Wednesday: Northeast 15 knots. Mainly fine, cloud increasing later. Thursday: Becoming northwest 15 knots early then dying out. Rain developing.
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: Easterly 2 metres, easing to 1.5 metres for a time Tuesday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - portland
2:35 AM 20 Mar, 2018
Northeast 20 knots but easterly 30 knots north of East Cape, easing to 20 knots in the north this afternoon. Rough sea in the north, easing.Southwest swell 2 metres, easing. Easterly swell 3 metres, easing.Fair visibility in a few showers becoming frequent this evening.
Outlook following 3 days: Easterly 20 knots. Easing late Wednesday variable 10 knots. Developing Thursday northeast 15 knots. Moderate easterly swell.