Today: Fine. Light winds.
Sunrise: 7:28 AM
Sunset: 5:10 PM
high tide: 10:12 PM 1.9m
Marine recreational Forecasts - hawke-bay
2:59 AM 19 Jul, 2018
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A ridge of high pressure lies over New Zealand today, then a front crosses the country on Thursday, followed by another ridge. Strong northwesterlies build across New Zealand ahead of a cold front on Friday, changing southwesterly on Saturday.
NIL warning for PORTLAND
Wednesday: Westerly 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots this morning. Northwest 10 knots developing late evening. Sea slight. Mainly fine, but chance shower from afternoon with fair visibility.
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northwest 15 knots. Fine at first, then a few spots of evening rain. Friday: Easing to northwest 10 knots. Fine. Saturday: Northwest rising to 15 knots early, and to 25 knots gusting 35 knots later. Cloud increasing, with a few spots of rain later.
Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Easterly half a metre but 1 metre east of Mohaka, easing to half a metre everywhere Saturday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - portland
2:47 AM 19 Jul, 2018
Southwest 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this afternoon.Sea slight. Northeast swell 2 metres,easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Developing Thursday morning northwest 15 knots, rising Saturday northwest 25 knots with rough sea. Moderate easterly swell, easing Friday. Moderate northeast swell developing Saturday.