Today: Fine. Light winds and afternoon northeasterly breezes.
Sunrise: 6:33 AM
Sunset: 5:56 PM
high tide: 4:45 PM 1.8m
low tide: 11:00 PM 0.1m
Marine recreational Forecasts - hawke-bay
8:37 PM 7 Apr, 2020
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A high lies over the North Island today. A front moves slowly northwards over the South Island today, then over the North Island on Wednesday,followed by a southwest flow across the country.Another front approaches the lower South Island late Friday as winds turn northwesterly.
NIL warning for PORTLAND
Tuesday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 10 knots developing this afternoon. Sea slight. Mainly fine.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Northerly 10 knots, changing southerly 15 knots later. Fine with high cloud, but some showers later. Thursday: Southwest 15 knots, easing to 10 knots later. Morning cloud, then fine. Friday: Northeast 15 knots developing. Fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: Southeast 3 metres, easing to 2 metres today, 1.5 metres Wednesday,then to 1 metre Friday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - portland
8:48 PM 7 Apr, 2020
Variable 10 knots but southeast 20 knots north of Waiapu River,easing to variable 10 knots everywhere this afternoon. Becoming northerly 15 knots but westerly 15 knots in the north this evening. Sea moderate in the north,easing. Southeast swell 3 metres easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Tending Wednesday morning northwest 15 knots everywhere. Developing early Thursday southwest 25 knots,easing late Thursday 15 knots. Developing Friday northerly 15 knots. Sea rough at times. Moderate southeast swell, easing Thursday.Moderate southwest swell, developing Thursday.