Today: Cloud increasing and some rain developing. Northerlies.
Sunrise: 7:02 AM
Sunset: 5:45 PM
Marine coastal Forecasts - stephens
8:20 AM 21 Aug, 2019
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* West of Cape Farewell to Hawera: Northeast 20 knots, rising to 35 knots early this afternoon. Changing southwest 20 knots overnight tonight. Elsewhere: Northeast 20 knots, rising to 30 knots this afternoon. Sea becoming very rough in the west for a time. Southwest swell in the west, rising to 2 metres. Northerly swell in the west, 2 metres developing. Poor visibility in rain this evening.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming everywhere Wednesday morning westerly 20 knots, rising Wednesday evening northwest 30 knots,easing Thursday northwest 20 knots. Rising early Friday northerly 30 knots, changing late Friday southwest 15 knots but southeast 20 knots in the east. Sea rough at times.Southwest swell in the west becoming heavy late Thursday. Moderate northwest swell at times.