Coastal Weather

Issued at 12:12 on Sunday 14 February 2016. Valid for Sunday.

Valid from 12:12 on Sunday 14 February 2016 until 00:12 on Tuesday 16 February 2016.

Abel

Variable 10 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing for a time this afternoon and evening and again for a time Monday afternoon. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Tuesday morning northerly 15 knots, rising early Wednesday 25 knots and late Wednesday 35 knots with very rough sea. Easing early Thursday northwest 20 knots. Northwest swell becoming moderate Wednesday.

Brett

Easterly rising to 25 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough. Northeast swell rising to 2 metres.

Outlook following 3 days: Easterly 25 knots rising early Wednesday northerly 30 knots, easing late Thursday northwest 20 knots. Rough sea, easing. Moderate northeast swell.

Castlepoint

Northeast rising to 25 knots this afternoon. Sea becoming rough. Southwest swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 25 knots, rising late Wednesday 35 knots in the south. Easing for a time Thursday northerly 25 knots in the south. Sea very rough in the south at times. Northeast swell becoming moderate Wednesday.

Chalmers

Northeast 15 knots rising to 25 knots for a time Monday morning then easing to variable 10 knots Monday afternoon. Sea becoming rough for a time. Southwest swell 1 metre. Possible areas of fog this evening. Poor visibility in rain developing Monday afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Tuesday morning northeast 15 knots, rising early Wednesday 25 knots with rough sea, easing Thursday 15 knots. Northeast swell becoming moderate on Wednesday.

Chatham Islands

Northeast rising to 15 knots this evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots, rising late Wednesday 25 knots with rough sea. Northerly swell becoming moderate on Thursday.

Colville

Northeast rising to 25 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough. Northeast swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 20 knots rising early Wednesday northerly 30 knots with rough sea. Northeast swell becoming moderate Tuesday.

Conway

Northeast 15 knots, rising to 25 knots north of Kaikoura Peninsula this evening. Sea becoming rough in the north. Southwest swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots but 25 knots in the north, becoming early Wednesday 30 knots everywhere easing Thursday 20 knots. Sea becoming rough everywhere for a time.Northeast swell becoming moderate on Wednesday.

Cook

Northerly 15 knots rising to 25 knots Monday morning. Sea becoming rough.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 25 knots, rising late Wednesday 35 knots with very rough sea, easing for a time Thursday 25 knots.

Foveaux

Northerly 20 knots easing to variable 10 knots Monday afternoon. Moderate sea easing. Southwest swell 1 metre. Poor visibility in rain developing Monday morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Tuesday morning northerly 15 knots. Changing for a time late Wednesday and early Thursday southwest 15 knots. Northeast swell becoming moderate in the east on Wednesday.

Grey

Variable 10 knots. Northeast 15 knots developing this evening. Sea slight. Westerly swell rising to 2 metres. Poor visibility in rain developing Monday morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 20 knots, rising early Wednesday 30 knots. Changing late Wednesday southwest 15 knots and becoming Thursday northwest 25 knots. Sea rough at times.Northerly and westerly swell becoming moderate Wednesday.

Kaipara

Easterly 20 knots rising to 30 knots north of Tauroa Point this evening. Sea becoming rough in the north. Northeast swell north of Cape Reinga, rising to 2 metres. Southwest swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming northeast 20 knot everywhere Tuesday morning. Rising to northerly 30 knots early Wednesday with rough sea, easing early Thursday northwest 20 knots. Moderate northeast swell in the north. Westerly swell becoming moderate Wednesday.

Milford

Northeast 15 knots, rising to 25 knots this afternoon. Sea becoming rough. Westerly swell rising to 2 metres. Poor visibility in rain developing this evening, with heavy and possibly thundery falls from Monday morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Tuesday evening northerly 35 knots with very rough sea, easing early Wednesday northerly 20 knots. Changing for a time late Wednesday southwest 15 knots. Northerly rising for a time Thursday 30 knots. Moderate northwest swell. Westerly swell becoming moderate Wednesday, easing Thursday.

Plenty

Northeast 15 knots rising to 25 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough. Northeast swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 20 knots, rising late Wednesday 30 knots with rough sea.

Portland

Northeast 20 knots. Sea moderate. Southwest swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 20 knots rising late Wednesday 30 knots with rough sea. Northeast swell becoming moderate Wednesday.

Puysegur

Northwest rising to 40 knots this afternoon. Easing to westerly 20 knots Monday morning then to variable 10 knots Monday evening. Very rough sea easing. Westerly swell rising to 3 metres. Poor visibility in rain developing this evening, clearing Monday afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Tuesday morning northerly 25 knots, rising Tuesday afternoon northerly 35 knots in the west. Changing everywhere Wednesday southwest 15 knots then becoming Thursday northerly 20 knots but 30 knots in the west. Sea becoming very rough in the west for a time. Westerly swell becoming moderate Wednesday,easing Thursday.Moderate northwest swell.

Raglan

Northeast 15 knots rising to 25 knots Monday evening. Sea becoming rough. Southwest swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 25 knots, rising late Wednesday northerly 35 knots with very rough sea. Easing early Thursday northwest 20 knots. Westerly swell becoming moderate Wednesday.

Rangitata

Northeast 15 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, rising early Wednesday 25 knots with rough sea, easing Thursday 15 knots. Northeast swell becoming moderate on Wednesday.

Stephens

Variable 10 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing overnight tonight then easing to variable 10 knots Monday evening. Sea slight.Southwest swell west of Farewell Spit to Hawera, 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Tuesday morning northerly 15 knots, rising early Wednesday 25 knots and late Wednesday 35 knots with very rough sea. Easing early Thursday northwest 25 knots. Westerly swell becoming moderate Wednesday. Northerly swell becoming moderate in the west for a time Wednesday.

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