Today: Fine, with high cloud at first. Rain developing in the afternoon as strong northerlies, change strong southwesterly.
Sunrise: 7:24 AM
Sunset: 5:42 PM
Marine coastal Forecasts - chalmers
5:37 PM 27 Apr, 2018
Northerly 15 knots, turning southerly 25 knots late this afternoon. Sea becoming rough. Southwest swell 1 metre. Northeast swell rising to 1 metre. Poor visibility in rain for a time this afternoon and evening.
Outlook following 3 days: Southerly easing Saturday evening 15 knots. Becoming Sunday variable 10 knots. Developing Monday northerly 20 knots. Rough sea easing. Southwest swell becoming moderate Saturday morning, easing later Sunday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - rangitata
5:40 PM 27 Apr, 2018
Northeast 15 knots but 25 knots offshore, becoming northerly 15 knots everywhere late morning, then changing southerly 25 knots south of the Rakaia River this evening. Sea rough at times. Southwest swell 1 metre.Northeast swell rising to 1 metre offshore. Poor visibility in rain developing this evening.
Outlook following 3 days: Southwest rising Saturday morning 35 knots with very rough sea. Easing Saturday evening 25 knots and later Sunday variable 10 knots. Developing Monday northerly 15 knots. Southwest swell becoming moderate Saturday afternoon, easing later Sunday.