Today: Occasional rain, possibly heavy afternoon and evening. Gusty southeasterlies developing this afternoon.
Sunrise: 7:24 AM
Sunset: 7:29 PM
Marine coastal Forecasts - stephens
2:42 AM 23 Mar, 2018
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northwest 20 knots but southwest 15 knots west of Farewell Spit. Changing southeast 25 knots south of Wanganui late this morning, then becoming easterly 20 knots but 35 knots in the south during the afternoon and evening. Sea becoming very rough in the south.Southwest swell west of Cape Farewell to Hawera, 3 metres. Southeast swell developing in the west, 2 metres. Westerly swell in the east, 2 metres. Poor visibility in rain developing this morning.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming everywhere Friday morning easterly 20 knots, becoming overnight Friday northerly 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell in the west, easing Saturday. Moderate southeast swell in the west easing Friday.