Today: Rain from morning, easing towards evening. Strong southerly change from midday.
Sunrise: 7:41 AM
Sunset: 5:09 PM
Marine coastal Forecasts - stephens
6:10 PM 8 Jul, 2020
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northwest 15 knots. Becoming southeast 35 knots but southwest 30 knots west of Hawera this morning. Easing to southwest 20 knots in the east this afternoon. Sea becoming very rough for a time in the east. West of Cape Farewell to Hawera: Southwest swell rising to 5 metres for a time. Elsewhere: Westerly swell rising to 3 metres. Poor visibility in periods of rain, easing this evening.
Outlook following 3 days: Easing Thursday evening southwest 15 knots but variable 10 knots in the east. Becoming Saturday variable 10 knots everywhere. Heavy southwest swell in the east, easing Friday, dying out Saturday. Moderate westerly swell in the east, easing Thursday.