Tauranga

TODAY

AT 7:00 AM

15 °C

WIND: WSW, 02 knots

Partly Cloudy

High: 26

Low: 20

Thursday

Few Showers

High: 26

Low: 20

Friday

Showers

High: 25

Low: 19

Today: Partly cloudy. Light winds, afternoon sea breezes.

Sunrise: 6:49 AM

Sunset: 8:08 PM

Tides

tauranga

high tide: 8:29 AM    2m

low tide: 2:37 PM    0.2m

high tide: 8:53 PM    2m

Marine recreational Forecasts - bay-of-plenty

11:00 PM 20 Feb, 2019

Mayor Is.
Makatana Island
Motiti
Mt Maunganui
Moutuhora
Torere River

Area Description:

Inshore waters from Matakana Island to Mayor Island to Motiti Island and then east to Torere River mouth.

Situation:

A ridge of high pressure lies over the North Island, while a front over the lower South Island gradually weakens today. Another front moves north over the South Island on Friday, while a complex trough moves over the upper North Island on Friday and Saturday. Another front spreads north up the South Island on Saturday.

Warnings:

NIL warning for PLENTY

Forecast:

Wednesday: Westerly 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots this morning. Northeast 10 knots developing this afternoon, rising to northerly 15 knots this evening. Sea slight. Increasing cloud, with poor visibility in showers developing this evening.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northeast 15 knots. Fine spells and isolated showers. Friday: Northeast 15 knots. A few showers turning to rain later. Saturday: Northeast 20 knots, changing southwest 25 knots. Rain, possibly heavy falls, easing later.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Northeast 1 metre, rising to 1.5 metres Friday and to 2 metres Saturday.

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Marine coastal Forecasts - plenty

11:00 PM 20 Feb, 2019

Whakatane
Great Mercury Island
Cape Runaway
Muriwai
Plenty
Raglan

Forecast:

Northwest 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots for a time this afternoon. Sea slight. Northerly swell 1 metre. Poor visibility in showers developing from late morning.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, rising Saturday 25 knots with rough sea, changing late Saturday westerly 15 knots.

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Tides

tauranga

high tide: 8:29 AM    2m

low tide: 2:37 PM    0.2m

high tide: 8:53 PM    2m