Coastal Weather

Issued at 22:10 on Friday 28 July 2017. Valid for Friday.

Valid from 22:10 on Friday 28 July 2017 until 00:12 on Sunday 30 July 2017.

Abel

Southerly 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this morning. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Sunday evening northwest 15 knots in north, rising Monday 25 knots in north with rough sea and becoming northwest 15 knots in south.

Brett

Southwest 25 knots, easing to southerly 15 knots this evening.Rough sea, easing. Southeast swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Southeast 15 knots easing Sunday evening variable 10 knots. Developing Tuesday northwest 15 knots.

Castlepoint

Southwest 35 knots, easing to 25 knots south of Flat Point this afternoon, and to 25 knots but 15 knots in the south this evening. Very rough sea, easing. Southerly swell 3 metres. Northeast swell 1 metre, dying out. Fair visibility in showers, easing this afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Sunday afternoon variable 10 knots everywhere. Developing Sunday evening northerly 15 knots, rising Monday northwest 25 knots but 35 knots south of Cape Palliser with very rough sea. Moderate southerly swell easing Monday.

Chalmers

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres, easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Sunday morning northerly 15 knots, rising Sunday evening 25 knots with rough sea. Changing late Monday southerly 20 knots.

Chatham Islands

Southerly 40 knots, rising to 50 knots for a time this afternoon and early evening. Sea becoming high for a time. Southeast swell 4 metres developing. Southwest swell 3 metres, easing. Northerly swell 2 metres,easing. Poor visibility in rain, easing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Southerly 45 knots with high sea, easing Sunday morning 35 knots, Sunday afternoon 25 knots, Sunday evening 15 knots and Monday variable 10 knots. Developing Tuesday northerly 15 knots. Heavy southeast swell easing Sunday. Moderate southwest swell at times.

Colville

Southerly 25 knots, easing to 15 knots late evening. Rough sea,easing. Southeast swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Southerly 15 knots easing Sunday evening variable 10 knots. Developing Tuesday morning northwest 15 knots.

Conway

Southwest 25 knots, easing to 15 knots south of Kaikoura this morning, and to variable 10 knots but southwest 15 knots in the north this evening. Rough sea, easing. Southerly swell 2 metres. Fair visibility in a few showers, clearing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Sunday morning northeast 15 knots. Turning Monday northwest 15 knots. Changing Tuesday southerly 15 knots. Moderate southerly swell easing Sunday.

Cook

Southerly 40 knots, easing to 30 knots this morning and to 20 knots this evening. Very rough sea, easing. Southerly swell 3 metres,easing. Fair visibility in a few showers, easing this afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Sunday afternoon northerly 15 knots, gradually rising Monday 35 knots with very rough sea. Moderate southerly swell easing Sunday.

Foveaux

Variable 10 knots. Northwest 15 knots developing this afternoon. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres offshore, easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 15 knots rising Sunday evening northerly 25 knots with rough sea. Changing late Monday southerly 20 knots. Southwest swell becoming moderate Tuesday.

Grey

Southerly 15 knots but variable 10 knots south of Abut Head, becoming variable 10 knots everywhere this morning. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres, easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Sunday evening northeast 15 knots, rising Monday morning 25 knots with rough sea. Changing later Monday southwest 15 knots,easing Tuesday variable 10 knots. Moderate northwest swell developing Monday. Southwest swell becoming moderate Tuesday.

Kaipara

Southerly 25 knots, easing to 15 knots this morning and to variable 10 knots this evening. Rough sea, easing. Southwest swell 4 metres, easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Southerly 15 knots easing Sunday morning variable 10 knots. Developing Monday northerly 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing Sunday.

Milford

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

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, rising Sunday afternoon 25 knots and Monday evening 35 knots with very rough sea. Changing late Monday southwest 15 knots. Turning Tuesday southeast 15 knots. Moderate northwest swell developing Sunday. Southwest swell becoming moderate Tuesday.

Plenty

Southerly 25 knots, easing to southwest 15 knots late evening.Rough sea, easing. Southeast swell 1 metre offshore.

Outlook following 3 days: Southerly 15 knots easing Sunday evening variable 10 knots. Developing Monday northwest 15 knots.

Portland

Southwest 35 knots. Very rough sea. Southerly swell 4 metres. Northeast swell 1 metre, dying out. Poor visibility in occasional showers, easing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 35 knots with very rough sea, easing Sunday morning 25 knots and Sunday evening 15 knots.Becoming Monday northwest 15 knots. Heavy southerly swell easing Sunday.

Puysegur

Variable 10 knots but northwest 15 knots south of West Cape, becoming northwest 15 knots but 25 knots in the south this evening. Sea becoming rough in the south. Southwest swell 2 metres. Northwest swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Sunday morning northerly 45 knots and Sunday evening 60 knots with very high sea. Changing Monday southwest 20 knots. Turning Tuesday southeast 20 knots. Northwest swell becoming heavy for a time Monday. Southwest swell becoming moderate Monday.

Raglan

Southerly 25 knots, easing to 20 knots this morning and to variable 10 knots late evening. Rough sea, easing. Southwest swell 3 metres, easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Monday northwest 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing Sunday.

Rangitata

Southwest 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this morning. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres, easing. Fair visibility in a few showers, clearing early morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Sunday morning northerly 15 knots. Changing Tuesday southerly 20 knots.

Stephens

Southerly 30 knots but 15 knots west of Cape Farewell. Becoming southerly 20 knots but variable 10 knots in the west this afternoon, then easing to variable 10 knots everywhere this evening. Rough sea in the east,easing. Southwest swell west of Cape Farewell to Hawera,3 metres easing. Southeast swell in the west, 2 metres easing.Westerly swell in the east, 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Sunday morning variable 10 knots everywhere. Developing Sunday evening northwest 15 knots, rising Monday 25 knots with rough sea. Moderate southwest swell in the west, easing Sunday but returning Tuesday. Moderate northwest swell developing Tuesday.

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