Coastal Weather

Issued at 22:10 on Sunday 25 September 2016. Valid for Sunday.

Valid from 22:10 on Sunday 25 September 2016 until 00:12 on Tuesday 27 September 2016.

Abel

Southeast 20 knots but 30 knots north of Separation Point, easing to 10 knots but 20 knots in the north this evening. Rough sea in the north, easing. Fair visibility in scattered rain.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots but southeast 20 knots in the north.

Brett

Westerly 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this afternoon. Sea slight.Easterly swell 2 metres, easing. Fair visibility in occasional showers.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Thursday southeast 15 knots.

Castlepoint

Easterly rising to 25 knots this morning. Sea becoming rough. Northeast swell rising to 1 metre. Southerly swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in occasional rain from this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 25 knots with rough sea. Moderate easterly swell developing Tuesday.

Chalmers

Northeast 25 knots. Sea rough. Southwest swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing. Fair visibility in drizzle at times.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 30 knots with rough sea, easing to 20 knots Tuesday evening.

Chatham Islands

Southerly 15 knots turning easterly 15 knots this morning. Sea slight. Southerly swell 2 metres at times.

Outlook following 3 days: Easterly 20 knots. Southerly and easterly swells becoming moderate Thursday.

Colville

Easterly 25 knots, but variable 10 knots north of Great Barrier Island. Easing to southeast 15 knots in the south this morning. Rough sea in the south, easing. Easterly swell 2 metres,easing. Fair visibility in showers,mainly in the south.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Thursday southeast 20 knots. Moderate easterly swell, easing for a time Wednesday.

Conway

Northeast rising to 25 knots this morning. Sea becoming rough. Southerly swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing. Fair visibility in drizzle at times.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 20 knots. Easterly swell becoming moderate Thursday.

Cook

Southeast 20 knots. Sea moderate. Fair visibility in occasional rain.

Outlook following 3 days: Southeast 20 knots.

Foveaux

Northeast 30 knots. Sea rough. Southwest swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots but 30 knots in the east, becoming Tuesday evening northeast 20 knots everywhere. Rough sea in the east, easing.

Grey

Northeast 15 knots, but easterly 25 knots north of Abut Head.Becoming northeast 15 knots everywhere this afternoon. Rough sea in the north, easing. Southwest swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing offshore. Poor visibility in rain at times.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, easing early Wednesday variable 10 knots.

Kaipara

Southwest 15 knots but easterly 15 knots south of Kaipara Harbour. Easing to variable 10 knots everywhere this afternoon. Sea slight. Southwest swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in a few showers, mainly in the south.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Thursday southerly 15 knots.

Milford

Northeast 15 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing offshore. Fair visibility in rain at times.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, easing early Wednesday variable 10 knots.

Plenty

Southeast 25 knots but 35 knots offshore. Turning northeast 15 knots offshore this afternoon. Sea very rough offshore, easing. Easterly swell 2 metres. Poor visibility in rain.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming easterly 20 knots everywhere Tuesday morning, easing to variable 10 knots for a time Wednesday. Moderate easterly swell, easing for a time Wednesday.

Portland

Easterly 25 knots but 35 knots north of Tokomaru Bay. Sea very rough in the north. Easterly swell rising to 2 metres. Southerly swell 1 metre. Poor visibility in rain.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Tuesday morning easterly 25 knots everywhere with rough sea. Moderate easterly swell.

Puysegur

Northeast 15 knots but easterly 25 knots south of West Cape, becoming northeast 15 knots everywhere this morning. Easing to variable 10 knots in the south this evening. Rough sea in the south, easing. Southwest swell 2 metres easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Tuesday evening southeast 15 knots, easing late Wednesday variable 10 knots.

Raglan

Easterly 25 knots easing to 15 knots this morning. Rough sea, easing. Southwest swell 1 metre. Poor visibility in rain, easing to scattered showers this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Easterly 15 knots easing for a time Wednesday variable 10 knots.

Rangitata

Northeast rising to 25 knots this morning. Sea becoming rough. Northeast swell 1 metre developing. Southerly 1 metre. Fair visibility in drizzle at times.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 20 knots.

Stephens

Easterly 30 knots. Sea rough. Southwest swell west of Cape Farewell to Hawera,1 metre.Southeast swell in the west, 2 metres easing.Fair visibility in rain at times.

Outlook following 3 days: Southeast 20 knots.

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