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Christchurch

At

7°C

Wind:
N, 03 knots
Sunrise:
Sunset:
13°C0°C

A few morning showers, then becoming fine. Morning southwest change, then northerly in the evening.

13°C0°C

Fine with morning frosts. Light winds.

12°C5°C

Fine with morning frosts at first, then cloud increasing later. Northeasterlies developing in the morning.

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Marine Recreational Forecasts - Christchurch

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Christchurch

Area Description:

Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.

Situation:

A narrow ridge moves over central New Zealand from the west on Tuesday, followed by a trough and northerly flow over the lower South Island. The ridge moves over the North Island late Thursday while another active front approaches the lower South Island from the Tasman Sea.

Warnings:

Gale warning for Conway

Forecasts:

Tuesday: Southwest 20 knots developing early morning, easing to 10 knots late morning then to variable 5 knots this afternoon. Sea moderate for a time this morning. Fair visibility in morning rain, then fine. Northeast swell 2 metres, easing to 1.5 metres late.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Fine. Northeast swell 1 to 1.5 metres. Thursday: Northeast 15 knots developing in the morning. Fine. Northeast swell about 1 metre. Friday: Northeast 15 knots. Cloudy. Northeast swell about 1 metre.

Swell:

Marine Coastal Forecasts - Rangitata

Marine Coastal Forecasts - Rangitata

Forecast:

Tuesday : Southwest 25 knots easing to variable 10 knots by early afternoon. Northerly 15 knots developing this evening. Rough sea easing. Northeast swell 3 metres easing. Long period southwest swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in morning rain.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Wednesday: Northerly 15 knots easing to variable 10 knots in the morning. Moderate northeast swell. Thursday: Northeast 15 knots developing in the morning. Moderate northeast swell. Friday: Northeast 20 knots. Moderate northeast swell.

Marine Coastal Forecasts - Chatham Islands

Marine Coastal Forecasts - Chatham Islands

Forecast:

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Tuesday : Northeast 35 knots. Sea very rough. Northeast swell rising to 4 metres. Long period southwest swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in evening rain.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Wednesday: Northeast 35 knots easing to 25 knots late morning then to 15 knots in the evening. Very rough sea easing. Heavy northeast swell easing. Thursday: Changing southeast 25 knots in the morning. Sea becoming rough. Moderate northeast swell. Friday: Southeast 25 knots. Sea rough. Moderate northeast swell.

Marine Coastal Forecasts - Conway

Marine Coastal Forecasts - Conway

Forecast:

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Tuesday : Northerly 20 knots. Changing southwest 35 knots this morning, then easing to 20 knots this afternoon and to variable 10 knots this evening. Sea becoming very rough for a time. Northeast swell 3 metres easing. Long period southwest swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in rain, morning and early afternoon.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Wednesday: Variable 10 knots. Moderate northeast swell. Thursday: Northeast 15 knots developing in the morning. Moderate northeast swell. Friday: Northeast 15 knots. Moderate northeast swell.