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Issued at 04:04 on Sunday 01 March 2015. Valid for Sunday.

Valid from 04:04 on Sunday 01 March 2015 until 00:12 on Monday 02 March 2015.

Abel

Variable 10 knots but northwest 15 knots north of Separation Point. Becoming northwest 15 knots everywhere this afternoon. Easing to variable 10 knots in the south this evening. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Monday afternoon northwest 15 knots everywhere, and easing to variable 10 knots Tuesday.

Brett

Variable 10 knots. Easterly 15 knots developing this morning. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Monday evening easterly 20 knots.

Castlepoint

Northwest 25 knots easing to 15 knots this morning and to variable 10 knots north of Cape Palliser this afternoon. Becoming northerly 25 knots in the south this evening. Rough sea easing, becoming rough in the south again later. Southeast swell 1 metre at times.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Monday morning northerly 15 knots, but 25 knots in the south, with rough sea. Changing Tuesday southerly 15 knots, then becoming late Tuesday northerly 15 knots.

Chalmers

Variable 10 knots. Northeast 20 knots developing about midday. Sea becoming moderate. Southerly swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing. Areas of fog morning and afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Changing Monday evening southwest 25 knots, with rough sea, and then dying out early Tuesday. Becoming Wednesday northeast 15 knots.

Chatham Islands

Northwest 15 knots changing southwest 15 knots this afternoon. Sea slight. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres. Fair visibility in afternoon showers.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing Monday morning variable 10 knots,and becoming Monday evening northerly 15 knots, then changing late Tuesday southwest 15 knots. Becoming Wednesday variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing Monday.

Colville

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Monday morning northeast 15 knots.

Conway

Variable 10 knots. Northeast 20 knots developing this afternoon. Sea slight. Southeast swell 1 metre at times. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 20 knots, changing early Tuesday morning southerly 25 knots, with rough sea, and then gradually dying out Tuesday. Becoming Wednesday northeast 15 knots.

Cook

Northerly 25 knots, easing to 15 knots this morning, rising to 25 knots late evening. Rough sea easing for a time.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 25 knots, with rough sea,changing Tuesday southerly 15 knots. Becoming late Tuesday northerly 20 knots.

Foveaux

Variable 10 knots. Northeast 25 knots but northwest 15 knots west of Ruapuke Island developing this morning, easing to 15 knots in the east this evening. Sea becoming rough in the east for a time. Southwest swell 2 metres easing. Fair visibility in scattered rain developing late morning. Areas of fog morning and evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Changing Monday afternoon southwest 25 knots, with rough sea, and easing early Tuesday northerly 15 knots.

Grey

Variable 10 knots, becoming northeast 15 knots south of Abut Head this evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell 1 metre. Poor visibility in scattered rain, possibly heavy this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots, changing Monday evening southerly 20 knots, and then easing to variable 10 knots Tuesday.

Kaipara

Variable 10 knots but easterly 15 knots north of Tauroa Point. Becoming southeast 15 knots in the south this afternoon, then becoming northeast 15 knots everywhere this evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell 1 metre. Easterly swell north of Cape Reinga, 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, but rising Monday evening easterly 25 knots north of Tauroa Point, with rough sea.

Milford

Northerly 15 knots rising to 25 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough. Southwest swell 2 metres easing. Northwest swell 1 metre developing. Poor visibility in rain at times.

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Monday morning northeast 35 knots, with very rough sea, and changing Monday afternoon southwest 25 knots, then dying out Tuesday. Becoming Wednesday northeast 25 knots. Moderate northwest swell for a time on Monday and developing again on Wednesday.

Plenty

Variable 10 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing for a time this afternoon. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots, becoming Wednesday northeast 15 knots.

Portland

Northwest 15 knots but variable 10 knots south of East Cape. Becoming variable 10 knots everywhere late evening. Sea slight. Southeast swell 1 metre at times.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Monday morning northeast 15 knots.

Puysegur

Variable 10 knots. Northerly 25 knots developing this morning, then rising to 35 knots west of Southwest Cape this evening and to 45 knots in the west late evening. Sea becoming high in the west. Southwest swell 2 metres, easing. Northwest swell 1 metre developing. Poor visibility in rain at times.

Outlook following 3 days: Changing Monday morning southwest 25 knots, and easing Monday evening 15 knots.Tending early Tuesday northwest 15 knots, then rising Wednesday northerly 45 knots, with high sea. Moderate northwest swell developing Monday, then easing for a time on Tuesday. Moderate southwest developing developing Monday and easing Tuesday.

Raglan

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Monday morning northerly 15 knots.

Rangitata

Variable 10 knots. Northeast 20 knots developing this afternoon. Sea becoming moderate. Southerly swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing. Areas of fog developing from evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Changing Monday evening southwest 25 knots with rough sea, and then dying out early Tuesday. Becoming Wednesday northeast 15 knots.

Stephens

Westerly 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots early afternoon. Sea slight. Southwest swell west of Cape Farewell to Hawera, 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Monday morning northwest 15 knots, dying out for a time on Tuesday.

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