Today: Fine spells. Light winds.
Sunrise: 7:33 AM
Sunset: 4:56 PM
Marine recreational Forecasts - hawke-bay
7:59 AM 23 Jun, 2018
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A trough over Northland moves away to the north early this morning. Meanwhile,a ridge of high pressure over the South Island extends onto the North Island today. A weak front moves over the South Island on Saturday. A second front moves over the country on Sunday and early Monday, followed by a disturbed west to southwest flow.
GALE warning for PORTLAND
Friday: Southeast 15 knots, becoming southwest 10 knots in the morning, then easing to variable 5 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Mostly cloudy. Fair visibility in showers,easing in the morning.
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northwest 10 knots developing in the morning. Fine. Sunday: Northwest rising to 15 knots. Mainly fine. Monday: Northwest rising to 25 knots. Cloud increasing, late showers.
Swell forecast to midnight Monday: East of Mohaka: Southerly 2.5 metres easing to southeast 1.5 metres late Friday, to 1 metre Saturday and to half a metre for a time Sunday and Monday. Elsewhere: Southeast 2 metres easing to 1 metre early Saturday and to half a metre for a time Sunday and Monday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - portland
7:58 AM 23 Jun, 2018
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Southeast 15 knots but 25 knots north of East Cape, easing to variable 10 knots but 15 knots in the north this morning. Rough sea in the north, easing. Southeast swell 3 metres north of Mahia,easing. Southerly swell 2 metres in the south. Fair visibility in a few showers,easing this morning.
Outlook following 3 days: Developing Saturday afternoon northwest 15 knots, rising Sunday 25 knots and late Monday 35 knots with very rough sea. Moderate southerly swell easing Saturday, returning Monday. Moderate easterly swell easing Saturday.