Today: Cloudy with occasional light rain, then fine spells developing afternoon. Southwest breezes.
Sunrise: 6:49 AM
Sunset: 5:31 PM
high tide: 10:19 AM 1.6m
low tide: 4:27 PM 0.3m
high tide: 10:41 PM 1.7m
Marine recreational Forecasts - hawke-bay
12:08 AM 26 Apr, 2019
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A low pressure system moves away to the east of the North Island today, while a weakening front affects the South Island. Another front moves onto the South Island Friday and then onto the North Island Saturday night. A third front moves up the South Island Sunday and the North Island Monday.
NIL warning for PORTLAND
Thursday: Southerly 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots by evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods. Poor visibility in drizzle, clearing evening.
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Variable 5 knots. Fine. Saturday: Northerly 10 knots developing in the morning, rising to 15 knots in the afternoon. Mainly fine. Sunday: Becoming variable 5 knots early. Easterly 10 knots developing for a time. Cloudy periods. A few spots of rain.
Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: Easterly 1 metre, easing to half a metre later Saturday. Southerly 1 metre developing Friday morning, dying out Saturday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - portland
11:56 PM 25 Apr, 2019
Southeast 15 knots. Becoming variable 10 knots this afternoon. Sea slight. Northeast swell 2 metres easing. Southwest swell 1 metre.Poor visibility in periods of rain, clearing this afternoon.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming early Friday variable 10 knots everywhere. Developing early Saturday northerly 15 knots. Rising later Saturday 25 knots with rough sea, easing later Sunday 15 knots. Southerly swell becoming moderate Friday, easing Saturday.