Coastal Weather

Issued at 04:04 on Monday 24 November 2014. Valid for Monday.

Valid from 04:04 on Monday 24 November 2014 until 00:12 on Tuesday 25 November 2014.

Abel

Westerly 20 knots, but variable 10 knots south of Separation Point. Northerly 15 knots developing in the south for a time this afternoon. Sea moderate in the north.

Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 15 knots rising Tuesday evening 25 knots in the north with rough sea.

Brett

Northwest 15 knots. Sea slight. Poor visibility in scattered rain, easing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Westerly 15 knots.

Castlepoint

Northerly 30 knots, easing to 15 knots north of Cape Palliser late this morning and to 15 knots everywhere late this evening. Rough sea easing. Southerly swell 1 metre easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots rising Tuesday evening 30 knots but 50 knots in south with high sea. Changing early Wednesday northwest 40 knots but 25 knots in the south and becoming everywere late Wednesday northwest 40 knots.

Chalmers

Northwest 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this morning. Sea slight. Southerly swell 1 metre dying out. Northeast swell 1 metre easing. Poor visibility in scattered showers this afternoon and evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Tuesday northeast 25 knots. Changing overnight Tuesday westerly 20 knots and rising late Wednesday northwest 30 knots. Changing Thursday southwest 25 knots. Sea rough at times. Southwest swell becoming moderate Wednesday.

Chatham Islands

Northerly rising to 15 knots this morning, turning westerly 15 knots overnight. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres easing. Northwest swell 1 metres easing for a time. Fair visibility in patchy drizzle developing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Turning Tuesday northerly 15 knots, rising Wednesday morning 25 knots with rough sea, dying out late Wednesday. Developing Thursday northwest 20 knots. Moderate northwest swell developing Wednesday, turning southwest Thursday.

Colville

Variable 10 knots. Westerly 15 knots developing this afternoon. Sea slight. Poor visibility in scattered rain, easing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Westerly 15 knots.

Conway

Northwest 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this morning. Northeast 15 knots developing early afternoon, rising to 25 knots north of Kaikoura for a time this afternoon and evening. Sea becoming rough in the north for a time. Southerly swell 1 metre dying out. Northeast swell 1 metre easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots rising Tuesday evening northerly 30 knots but 40 knots in the north with very rough sea. Changing early Wednesday northwest 15 knots and rising late Wednesday 25 knots.

Cook

Northerly 35 knots, easing to 25 knots this evening. Very rough sea easing. Southerly swell 1 metre dying out. Fair visibility in patchy drizzle developing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 20 knots rising Tuesday evening 50 knots with high sea, then easing early Wednesday northwest 25 knots and rising late Wednesday 35 knots.

Foveaux

Northwest 20 knots, changing southwest 15 knots this afternoon, then easing to variable 10 knots this evening. Moderate sea easing. Southwest swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in scattered rain or drizzle, clearing this afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Tuesday northeast 25 knots. Changing overnight Tuesday westerly 45 knots with high sea, then easing Thursday westerly 35 knots. Southwest swell becoming heavy Wednesday.

Grey

Northeast 15 knots, turning westerly 15 knots north of Cape Foulwind this evening. Sea slight. Westerly swell 2 metres easing. Fair visibility in patchy drizzle developing early afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming everywhere Tuesday northeast 25 knots with rough sea. Changing overnight Tuesday westerly 30 knots, then easing late Thursday 20 knots. Moderate northwest swell developing Tuesday, turning southwest on Wednesday.

Kaipara

Northwest 15 knots but variable 10 knots south of Tauroa Point. Becoming northwest 15 knots everywhere this morning. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres easing. Poor visibility in scattered rain, easing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 15 knots. Changing early Thursday southwest 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell developing Wednesday.

Milford

Northeast 30 knots, easing to 15 knots this evening. Rough sea easing. Westerly swell 2 metres easing. Northerly swell 1 metre easing. Fair visibility in rain or drizzle.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast rising Tuesday morning 35 knots with very rough sea. Changing Tuesday evening westerly 35 knots, then easing Thursday southwest 20 knots. Moderate northwest swell developing for a time Tuesday. Southwest swell becoming heavy Wednesday.

Plenty

Variable 10 knots. Northwest 15 knots developing this afternoon. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Westerly rising Tuesday 20 knots.

Portland

Northerly 15 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell offshore 2 metres easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots but northwest 25 knots about East Cape with rough sea. Becoming everywhere late Thursday northwest 25 knots.

Puysegur

Northwest 40 knots, easing to 20 knots this morning and to variable 10 knots this evening. Very rough sea easing. Northwest swell rising to 3 metres for a time. Southwest swell 1 metre. Poor visibility in rain or drizzle, easing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Tuesday morning northeast 25 knots but 35 knots in the west. Changing Tuesday evening westerly 30 knots and rising Wednesday northwest 45 knots with high sea. Changing Thursday southwest 25 knots. Moderate northwest swell developing for a time Tuesday. Southwest swell becoming heavy Wednesday.

Raglan

Northerly rising to 15 knots this morning, turning westerly 15 knots late evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres easing. Fair visibility in scattered rain, easing this afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Westerly 15 knots, rising overnight Tuesday northwest 25 knots with rough sea. Changing early Wednesday southwest 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell developing Wednesday.

Rangitata

Northwest 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this morning.Easterly 15 knots developing early afternoon. Sea slight. Southerly swell 1 metre dying out. Northeast swell 1 metre easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast rising Tuesday 25 knots. Changing overnight Tuesday northwest 20 knots, rising late Wednesday 30 knots. Changing Thursday southerly 15 knots. Sea rough at times. Southwest swell becoming moderate Wednesday.

Stephens

Northwest 15 knots. Sea slight. Westerly swell 2 metres easing. Fair visibility in patchy drizzle from afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 20 knots, rising Tuesday evening 30 knots with rough sea. Moderate westerly swell developing Wednesday.

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