Christchurch

TODAY

AT 9:00 AM

3 °C

WIND: SW, 03 knots

Partly Cloudy

High: 11

Low: 0

Tuesday

Few Showers

High: 8

Low: 2

Wednesday

Partly Cloudy

High: 13

Low: 0

Today: Fine with high cloud, but chance shower from afternoon.Westerlies.

Sunrise: 8:03 AM

Sunset: 5:02 PM

Tides

lyttelton

high tide: 2:41 PM    2.3m

low tide: 8:55 PM    0.6m

Marine recreational Forecasts - christchurch

10:59 PM 25 Jun, 2018

Waimakariri River
Adderly Head
Lyttelton Harbour

Area Description:

Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.

Situation:

A cold front over central New Zealand moves northwards over the North Island today, followed by another cold front, and a disturbed west to southwest flow. A third front approaches the South Island on Thursday from the south.

Warnings:

NIL warning for CONWAY

Forecast:

Monday: Westerly 10 knots, becoming southwest 15 knots for a time in the afternoon and early evening.Sea slight. Fine,apart from a possible afternoon shower.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Changing southwest 25 knots early, easing to westerly 10 knots late. A few morning showers, otherwise fine spells. Wednesday: Westerly 10 knots. Mainly fine. Thursday: Variable 10 knots. Southwest 15 knots developing late. Increasing cloud.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: Easterly half a metre or less, rising to southeast 1 metre for a time Tuesday.

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Marine coastal Forecasts - rangitata

11:04 PM 25 Jun, 2018

Timaru
Akaroa Head
Rangitata
Moeraki

Forecast:

Northwest 20 knots. Becoming southwest 15 knots but 25 knots offshore for a time this morning and afternoon. Sea becoming rough offshore for a time.Southwest swell rising to 4 metres offshore. Northeast swell 1 metre, easing.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Tuesday morning southwest 35 knots with very rough sea, easing Tuesday afternoon 25 knots. Easing late Tuesday westerly 15 knots inshore and everywhere by Wednesday afternoon. Rising late Thursday southwest 25 knots again. Heavy southwest swell offshore, easing Tuesday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - chatham-islands

11:04 PM 25 Jun, 2018

Kaikoura
Chatham Islands

Forecast:

Northwest 25 knots, easing to 15 knots this afternoon, turning southwest 15 knots this evening. Rough sea, easing. Northwest swell rising to 3 metres. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres. Poor visibility in showers.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Tuesday evening southwest 25 knots with rough sea. Moderate northerly swell, easing Tuesday. Southwest swell becoming heavy Tuesday, easing Wednesday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - conway

11:04 PM 25 Jun, 2018

Westport
Farewell Spit
Kahurangi Point
Stephens Is.
Abel
Kapiti Is.
Cook
Cape Palliser
Grey
Cape Campbell
Jackson Head
Conway

Forecast:

Northwest 25 knots, turning southwest 20 knots this morning. Rough sea easing. Southwest swell rising to 3 metres offshore. Northerly swell rising to offshore, 2 metres easing.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Tuesday morning southwest 35 knots with very rough sea, then easing late Tuesday 15 knots but 25 knots offshore. Easing late Wednesday variable 10 knots everywhere. Developing late Thursday southwest 25 knots. Moderate southwest swell, easing Thursday.

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Tides

lyttelton

high tide: 2:41 PM    2.3m

low tide: 8:55 PM    0.6m