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Issued at 04:04 on Tuesday 02 September 2014. Valid for Tuesday.

Valid from 04:04 on Tuesday 02 September 2014 until 00:12 on Wednesday 03 September 2014.

Abel

Variable 10 knots but southeast 20 knots north of Separation Point. Sea moderate in the north.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Wednesday morning variable 10 knots everywhere. Developing Friday southeast 25 knots with rough sea in the north.

Brett

Southwest 15 knots. Sea slight. Easterly swell 2 metres easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Wednesday morning variable 10 knots. Developing Wednesday night northeast 15 knots, rising early Thursday northeast 35 knots with very rough sea. Changing Friday northwest 20 knots. Moderate northerly swell developing Friday.

Castlepoint

Southeast 15 knots but 25 knots north of Honeycomb Rock. Sea rough in the north. Southerly swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing. Fair visibility in scattered rain developing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Wednesday morning northeast 15 knots, changing Friday southeast 20 knots. Moderate northeast swell easing Wednesday.

Chalmers

Northeast rising to 20 knots this morning. Sea becoming moderate. Southerly swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, dying out Wednesday morning. Developing early Friday southwest 15 knots, dying out later Friday.

Chatham Islands

Variable 10 knots. Easterly 15 knots developing this morning.Sea slight.Southwest swell 2 metres. Northeast swell 2 metres developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Easterly 20 knots, dying out Wednesday night. Developing Friday northeast 20 knots. Moderate southwest swell at times. Moderate northeast swell easing Thursday.

Colville

Southwest 25 knots, easing to 15 knots this afternoon. Rough sea easing. Easterly swell 1 metres easing. Poor visibility in rain, clearing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Wednesday morning variable 10 knots. Developing early Thursday northeast 20 knots, rising for a time late Thursday 35 knots with very rough sea, becoming late Friday variable 10 knots. Moderate northerly swell developing Friday.

Conway

Variable 10 knots. Northeast 15 knots developing this afternoon. Sea slight. Southerly swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, dying out Wednesday night. Developing Friday southeast 20 knots.

Cook

Southerly 15 knots but 25 knots in the western Strait. Sea rough in the west. Southerly swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing Wednesday morning southeast 10 knots, rising Friday southeast 25 knots with rough sea.

Foveaux

Northerly 15 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 15 knots, dying out Wednesday afternoon. Developing early Friday southwest 15 knots, dying out later Friday. Southwest swell moderate at times.

Grey

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

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Easterly 15 knots developing Friday. Southwest swell becoming moderate Friday.

Kaipara

Southerly 15 knots. Sea slight. Easterly swell in the north,2 metres easing.Southwest swell 2 metres easing. Fair visibility in showers, clearing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Wednesday morning variable 10 knots. Developing Wednesday night northeast 20 knots, rising early Thursday northeast 35 knots with very rough sea. Changing early Friday northwest 20 knots, then late Friday southerly 15 knots. Moderate northwest swell developing Thursday.

Milford

Variable 10 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing this evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, dying out Wednesday night. Developing Friday southwest 20 knots. Southwest swell becoming moderate Friday.

Plenty

Southerly 25 knots, easing to 15 knots late this afternoon. Rough sea easing. Northeast swell 2 metres easing. Poor visibility in rain, easing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Wednesday afternoon variable 10 knots. Developing early Thursday northeast 15 knots, rising for a time late Thursday 30 knots with rough sea, becoming Friday variable 10 knots. Moderate northerly swell developing Friday.

Portland

North of East Cape: Easterly rising to 25 knots this morning,becoming southerly 20 knots this evening. South of East Cape: Southeast 25 knots but 35 knots north of Mahia,easing to 25 knots everywhere this morning. Very rough easing. Northeast swell rising to 3 metres for a time. Southeast swell 2 metres developing.Poor visibility in areas of rain.

Outlook following 3 days: Changing Wednesday morning southwest 15 knots, then dying out Wednesday evening. Developing late Thursday northeast 20 knots, rising early Friday 35 knots for a time with very rough sea, changing later Friday northwest 15 knots. Moderate northeast swell, easing Wednesday, redeveloping Friday. Moderate southeast swell easing Wednesday.

Puysegur

Northwest 20 knots, rising to 30 knots late this morning. Sea becoming rough. Southwest swell 2 metres easing. Northwest swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northwest easing Wednesday afternoon 15 knots, becoming early Thursday variable 10 knots. Developing later Thursday southwest 20 knots. Northwest swell becoming moderate for a time Wednesday. Southwest swell moderate at times.

Raglan

Southeast 20 knots. Sea moderate. Southwest swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in showers, clearing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Wednesday morning variable 10 knots. Developing early Thursday northeast 15 knots, rising late Thursday 30 knots with rough sea, changing Friday southeast 15 knots. Moderate northwest swell developing Friday.

Rangitata

Variable 10 knots. Northeast 20 knots developing this morning. Sea becoming moderate. Southerly swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Wednesday morning variable 10 knots.

Stephens

Southeast 30 knots, easing to 20 knots late this evening. Rough sea easing. Southeast swell rising to 2 metres.Southwest swell west of Hawera to Cape Farewell, 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Southeast easing Wednesday morning 10 knots, rising Friday 30 knots with rough sea. Moderate southeast swell at times. Moderate northwest swell developing Friday.

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