Today: Morning cloud breaking and fine spells developing. Cloud returning in the evening. Southerlies.
Sunrise: 7:28 AM
Sunset: 7:03 PM
high tide: 1:09 PM 1.5m
low tide: 7:18 PM 0.4m
Marine recreational Forecasts - hawke-bay
7:46 PM 2 Apr, 2020
Inshore waters between Cape Kidnappers and Portland Island.
A high lies over the South Island, and extends onto the North Island today. Northwesterlies strengthen over the lower South Island late Friday ahead of a slow moving front approaching from the Tasman Sea. The front moves onto the lower South Island Sunday.
NIL warning for PORTLAND
Thursday: Southerly 10 knots, rising to southwest 15 knots this morning, and to 20 knots in the afternoon, easing to 15 knots at night. Sea moderate for a time in the afternoon and evening. Cloudy periods, isolated showers.
Outlook until midnight Monday: Friday: Southerly 15 knots. Cloudy with occasional showers. Saturday: Tending southeast 15 knots earlier. Partly cloudy with a few showers. Sunday: Tending easterly 15 knots. Fine spells.
Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Easterly 2 metres easing to 1.5 metres this afternoon, rising to southeast 2 metres Sunday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - portland
7:37 PM 2 Apr, 2020
Southerly 15 knots, rising to 25 knots north of Mahia Penisula this morning. Sea becoming rough in the north. Southeast swell 2 metres. Northeast swell, 1 metre developing. Fair visibility in showers developing offshore this morning.
Outlook following 3 days: Southerly 15 knots, but 25 knots in the north.Becoming later Saturday easterly 15 knots but in the north 25 knots.Sea becoming rough in the north. Moderate east to southeast swell at times.