Whakatane

TODAY

AT 12:00 PM

21 °C

WIND: SW, 06 knots

Partly Cloudy

High: 23

Low: 9

Saturday

Partly Cloudy

High: 21

Low: 13

Sunday

Few Showers

High: 21

Low: 12

Today: Fine. Light winds.

Sunrise: 6:48 AM

Sunset: 5:32 PM

Marine recreational Forecasts - bay-of-plenty

2:19 AM 27 Apr, 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 front over the South Island weakens today, while a ridge lies over the North Island. Another front moves onto the South Island late Friday and then onto the North Island late Saturday.A third front moves up the South Island on Sunday and the North Island Monday.

Warnings:

NIL warning for PLENTY

Forecast:

Friday: West of Motiti Island - Southwest 20 knots gusting 30 knots, easing to 15 knots in the morning, and to 10 knots in the evening. In the east - Variable 5 knots. Southwest 10 knots developing for a time in the morning. Northeast 10 knots developing in the evening. Moderate sea in the west, easing in the morning. Fine weather.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Variable 5 knots. Northwest 15 knots developing in the evening. Cloudy periods. Sunday: Northwest 15 knots, dying out late. A period of rain. Monday: Northwest 20 knots developing, changing southwest 15 knots late. A period of rain.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Northeast 1 metre, easing to half a metre for a time today and Saturday.

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Marine coastal Forecasts - plenty

2:19 AM 27 Apr, 2019

Whakatane
Great Mercury Island
Cape Runaway
Muriwai
Plenty
Raglan

Forecast:

Southwest 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots east of White Island this afternoon. Sea slight. Northeast swell 1 metre,easing.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Easing Saturday morning variable 10 knots. Developing Saturday afternoon northwest 15 knots. Easing late Sunday variable 10 knots. Developing early Monday northwest 20 knots, changing later Monday southwest 15 knots.

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