Coastal Weather

Issued at 04:04 on Sunday 27 July 2014. Valid for Sunday.

Valid from 04:04 on Sunday 27 July 2014 until 00:12 on Monday 28 July 2014.

Abel

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots.Developing Monday evening northerly 15 knots, rising Tuesday 30 knots for a time with rough sea.

Brett

Southwest 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Tuesday northerly 25 knots with rough sea, becoming Wednesday westerly 15 knots.

Castlepoint

Southwest 35 knots, easing to 25 knots this afternoon and to 15 knots this evening. Very rough sea easing.Southerly swell rising to 3 metres for a time.Poor visibility in showers easing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 15 knots dying away Monday morning. Developing Monday afternoon northerly 20 knots, rising Tuesday 30 knots with rough sea. Moderate southwest swell easing Monday.

Chalmers

Southwest 25 knots, easing to 15 knots this afternoon and to variable 10 knots this evening. Rough sea easing. Southerly swell 2 metres. Poor visibility in scattered showers clearing this afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Monday morning northeast 25 knots with rough sea, easing early Tuesday northerly 15 knots.

Chatham Islands

Southwest 30 knots, easing to southerly 20 knots this morning. Rough sea easing. Southwest swell 4 metres easing. Poor visibility in showers, some heavy with hail, easing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 20 knots, easing late Monday 10 knots, becoming Tuesday northerly 20 knots. Moderate southwest swell. Moderate northerly swell developing Wednesday.

Colville

Southwest 20 knots. Sea moderate. Fair visibility in scattered showers, clearing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 15 knots dying away Monday morning. Developing Tuesday northerly 25 knots with rough sea, becoming Wednesday westerly 15 knots.

Conway

Southwest 20 knots, but 30 knots offshore, rising to 30 knots everywhere this morning, then easing to 15 knots south of Kaikoura this afternoon and elsewhere this evening. Sea becoming rough everywhere for a time. Southerly swell rising to 3 metres offshore for a time. Poor visibility in scattered showers, easing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Monday morning northerly 15 knots, rising Monday evening 30 knots with rough sea, easing Tuesday afternoon northwest 15 knots.

Cook

Southwest 15 knots becoming southerly 25 knots from late this morning, then easing to 15 knots late this evening.Sea becoming rough for a time.Southerly swell rising to 3 metres for a time. Fair visibility in a few showers developing this morning,clearing tonight.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Monday morning northerly 15 knots, rising Monday afternoon 35 knots,and Tuesday 45 knots for a time with high sea, easing early Wednesday northwest 25 knots. Moderate southerly swell easing Monday.

Foveaux

Southwest 25 knots, easing to variable 10 knots late this morning. Rough sea easing. Southwest swell 2 metres. Fair visibility in scattered showers clearing Sunday afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Monday morning northerly 15 knots, rising Monday evening 25 knots with rough sea.

Grey

Variable 10 knots but southwest 15 knots offshore,easing to variable 10 knots everywhere this morning. Northeast 15 knots developing late this afternoon. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres easing.Mainly fine.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast rising Monday morning 20 knots, and Monday afternoon 30 knots with rough sea, changing early Tuesday northwest 15 knots. Moderate northerly swell developing Monday.

Kaipara

Southwest 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots north of Hokianga Harbour this afternoon and to variable 10 knots everywhere this evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres easing. Fair visibility in isolated showers, clearing this afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Monday evening northerly 15 knots, rising Tuesday 25 knots with rough sea, becoming early Wednesday westerly 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing Monday. Moderate northwest swell developing Tuesday.

Milford

Southwest 20 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this morning. Northeast 20 knots developing this afternoon. Moderate sea easing for a time. Southwest swell 2 metres.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast rising Monday morning 45 knots with high sea, changing Monday night northwest 20 knots. Moderate northerly swell developing Monday.

Plenty

Southwest 15 knots. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Southerly 20 knots dying away Monday morning. Developing Tuesday northerly 20 knots, becoming late Wednesday westerly 15 knots.

Portland

Southwest 25 knots but 15 knots north of East Cape, rising to 35 knots but 25 knots in the north this morning,then easing to 20 knots everywhere late this evening. Sea becoming very rough in the south for a time. Southwest swell rising to 3 metres.Poor visibility in showers, some heavy.

Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 20 knots easing Monday morning variable 10 knots. Developing Tuesday northerly 25 knots with rough sea. Moderate southwest swell easing Monday.

Puysegur

Southwest 15 knots easing to variable 10 knots this morning.Northeast 15 knots developing this evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres.Fair visibility in scattered showers,clearing this afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Monday morning northeast 20 knots but 45 knots west of Puysegur Point with high sea. Changing Monday night northwest 30 knots everywhere, rising Wednesday 40 knots. Moderate southwest swell. Heavy northerly swell developing in the west Monday, easing Tuesday.

Raglan

Southwest 15 knots easing easing to variable 10 knots tonight. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres easing.Fair visibility in isolated showers,clearing this afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Monday evening northerly 15 knots, rising Tuesday 25 knots with rough sea, becoming early Wednesday westerly 15 knots. Moderate northwest swell developing Tuesday.

Rangitata

Southwest 15 knots but 25 knots offshore, easing to southwest 15 knots everywhere this afternoon and to variable 10 knots this evening. Rough sea offshore, easing. Southerly swell 2 metres. Poor visibility in scattered showers, clearing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Monday morning northerly 15 knots, rising Monday evening 25 knots with rough sea, easing Tuesday morning northerly 15 knots.

Stephens

Southwest 15 knots but variable 10 knots east of Hawera to Cape Farwell, becoming southwest 15 knots everywhere this morning, then variable 10 knots but southeast 15 knots in the east this evening.Sea slight. Southwest swell in the west, 2 metres easing. Westerly swell in the east, 1 metre easing. Fair visibility in isolated morning and evening showers.

Outlook following 3 days: Southeast 15 knots, dying away Monday morning. Developing Monday evening northwest 20 knots, rising Tuesday 30 knots with rough sea, easing early Wednesday 20 knots. Moderate northwest swell developing Tuesday, easing Wednesday.

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