Today: Fine. Light winds.
Sunrise: 6:50 AM
Sunset: 5:30 PM
high tide: 11:07 AM 1.6m
low tide: 5:15 PM 0.3m
high tide: 11:30 PM 1.6m
Marine recreational Forecasts - hawke-bay
11:45 PM 26 Apr, 2019
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A front over the South Island weakens today, while a ridge lies over the North Island. Another front moves onto the South Island late Friday and then onto the North Island late Saturday.A third front moves up the South Island on Sunday and the North Island Monday.
NIL warning for PORTLAND
Friday: Variable 5 knots. Westerly 10 knots developing for a time in the morning. Northwest 10 knots developing in the evening. Sea slight. Morning cloud, otherwise fine.
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northerly 10 knots developing in the morning, rising to 15 knots in the afternoon. Mainly fine. Sunday: Northwest 15 knots. Cloudy periods. A few morning showers then fine. Monday: Northwest rising to 20 knots, easing to westerly 15 knots later. A few spots of rain.
Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Easterly 1 metre, easing to half a metre Saturday. Southerly 1 metre developing this morning, dying out late Saturday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - portland
11:51 PM 26 Apr, 2019
Variable 10 knots but southwest 15 knots north of East Cape, easing to variable 10 knots in the north this afternoon. Sea slight. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres for a time. Northeast swell 1 metre.
Outlook following 3 days: Developing Saturday morning northerly 15 knots, rising Saturday evening 25 knots,then easing Sunday 15 knots again. Rising Monday northwest 25 knots. Sea rough at times. Moderate southwest swell easing Saturday.