Marine Coastal Forecasts - Rangitata
Wednesday : Northeast 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots in the morning. Northeast 20 knots developing in the afternoon, changing southwest 20 knots in the evening. Sea becoming moderate. Southwest swell 2 metres, easing. Northeast swell 2 metres developing. Fair visibility in evening showers.
Outlook following 3 days: Thursday: Southerly 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots in the afternoon. Moderate northeast swell offshore, easing early. Friday: Variable 10 knots, becoming northerly 15 knots early. Saturday: Northerly 15 knots, rising to 25 knots. Easing to northwest 15 knots south of Timaru late. Sea becoming rough for a time.