Today: Cloudy, occasional rain this afternoon and evening, clearing tonight. Northeast turning northwest.
Sunrise: 7:28 AM
Sunset: 5:10 PM
Marine recreational Forecasts - hawke-bay
3:24 AM 20 Jul, 2019
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
An active, complex trough over lower South Island moves north across the rest of New Zealand today.The trough becomes slow moving through the weekend,while an associated low moves away to the northeast on Sunday. A narrow ridge begins to build over the country on Monday.
NIL warning for PORTLAND
Friday: Northeast 15 knots rising to 20 knots in the morning, easing to 15 knots at night. Sea becoming moderate in the morning, easing at night. Fair visibility in showers from evening.
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Becoming northwest 15 knots early morning, easing to variable 5 knots in the afternoon. Mainly fine. Sunday: Easterly 10 knots developing early, becoming southwest 10 knots later. Mainly fine, evening cloud. Monday: Southwest 10 knots. Cloudy periods.
Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Southerly 1 metre but half a metre east of Cape Kidnappers to Mohaka, dying out today. Northeast 1 metre developing everywhere Saturday, tending easterly 1.5 metres on Sunday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - portland
3:19 AM 20 Jul, 2019
Northerly 15 knots, rising to northerly 25 knots this afternoon.Sea becoming rough.Northeast swell 2 metres developing.Southerly swell 2 metres offshore, easing. Fair visibility in occasional rain developing this evening,possibly thundery north of Tolaga Bay.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Saturday morning westerly 15 knots. Easing early Sunday variable 10 knots. Developing late Sunday easterly 15 knots.Tending Monday southerly 15 knots. Rough sea easing. Moderate northeast swell easing Saturday.