Coastal Weather

Issued at 12:12 on Sunday 04 December 2016. Valid for Sunday.

Valid from 12:12 on Sunday 04 December 2016 until 00:12 on Tuesday 06 December 2016.

Abel

Northerly 20 knots but easterly 15 knots north of Separation Point. Easing to variable 10 knots in the south this evening, then elsewhere Monday afternoon. Moderate sea in the south, easing. Fair visibility in showers this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Tuesday morning northwest 20 knots, rising late Wednesday 30 knots in the north with rough sea. Changing Thursday southeast 15 knots everywhere.

Brett

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing early Wednesday northwest 20 knots, becoming Thursday variable 10 knots.

Castlepoint

Southerly 20 knots, easing to variable 10 knots late this evening. Becoming northeast 20 knots Monday evening. Moderate sea easing for a time. Southerly swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Tuesday afternoon northwest 35 knots and early Wednesday 45 knots with high sea. Changing Thursday southerly 20 knots.

Chalmers

Variable 10 knots. Northeast 20 knots developing Monday morning, rising to 30 knots for a time Monday afternoon and evening. Sea becoming rough for a time. Southerly swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Changing Tuesday afternoon southerly 15 knots, becoming for a time Wednesday variable 10 knots, rising late Wednesday southerly 25 knots. Becoming Thursday northeast 20 knots.

Chatham Islands

Northwest 15 knots, turning southwest 15 knots early this evening. Easing to variable 10 knots late Monday evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres at times.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Tuesday morning northerly 15 knots, rising for a time late Tuesday and early Wednesday 25 knots. Becoming late Wednesday northwest 25 knots. Changing Thursday southerly 15 knots. Sea becoming rough for a time. Moderate southwest swell easing Tuesday. Moderate northerly swell developing Wednesday, easing Thursday.

Colville

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing late Tuesday northwest 20 knots, becoming Thursday variable 10 knots.

Conway

Southerly 15 knots, turning easterly 15 knots this afternoon and easing to variable 10 knots this evening. Northeast 15 knots developing Monday morning, rising to 25 knots Monday afternoon. Sea becoming rough. Southwest swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Turning Tuesday morning northwest 20 knots, rising late Wednesday northerly 35 knots in the north with very rough sea. Changing Thursday southwest 25 knots everywhere.

Cook

Southerly 25 knots, easing to 15 knots this afternoon. Becoming northerly 15 knots late Monday evening. Rough sea easing. Fair visibility in showers Monday morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Tuesday morning northwest 35 knots and for a time later Tuesday and Wednesday 45 knots with high sea. Changing Thursday southerly 30 knots.

Foveaux

Southwest 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this evening. Northeast 15 knots developing Monday morning, rising to 25 knots east of Ruapuke Island Monday afternoon. Becoming northwest 15 knots everywhere late Monday evening. Sea becoming rough in the east for a time. Southwest swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Westerly 15 knots. Becoming early Wednesday northeast 15 knots and later Wednesday southerly 15 knots, easing Thursday variable 10 knots. Southwest swell becoming moderate offshore Tuesday, easing Thursday.

Grey

Variable 10 knots. Becoming southwest 20 knots south of Cape Foulwind for a time this afternoon and evening. Northerly 15 knots developing Monday evening. Sea becoming moderate in the south for a time. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres.

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Tuesday evening northeast 25 knots in the south and early Wednesday everywhere, turning late Wednesday northwest 25 knots. Changing Thursday southwest 20 knots. Sea becoming rough for a time. Moderate southwest swell at times. Northwest swell becoming moderate Wednesday, easing Thursday.

Kaipara

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing early Wednesday northwest 20 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing Tuesday. Northwest swell becoming moderate Thursday.

Milford

Southwest 15 knots, rising to 25 knots for a time late afternoon and evening. Becoming northeast 15 knots Monday afternoon, rising to 30 knots Monday evening. Sea rough at times. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres.

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Tuesday morning northeast 35 knots with very rough sea. Changing Wednesday southwest 25 knots, gradually easing Thursday variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing for a time Tuesday. Northwest swell becoming moderate for a time Tuesday.

Plenty

Northwest 15 knots easing to variable 10 knots late this evening. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing late Tuesday northwest 20 knots, becoming Thursday variable 10 knots.

Portland

Variable 10 knots but northwest 20 knots about East Cape, becoming variable 10 knots everywhere Monday morning. Easterly 15 knots developing in the south Monday afternoon. Moderate sea in the north easing. Southerly swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in showers Monday morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Tuesday morning northerly 15 knots, rising Wednesday northerly 25 knots with rough sea. Becoming Thursday northwest 15 knots.

Puysegur

Westerly 15 knots easing to variable 10 knots this evening. Northerly 15 knots developing Monday morning,rising to 25 knots but 25 knots west of West Cape late Monday afternoon and to 35 knots but 50 knots in the west late Monday evening. Sea becoming high in the west. Southwest swell 2 metres. Northerly swell 2 metres developing. Poor visibility in rain developing in the west late Monday evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Changing Tuesday afternoon westerly 20 knots everywhere. Becoming early Wednesday southerly 15 knots but 25 knots in the west with rough sea, gradually easing Thursday variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell. Moderate northerly swell easing Tuesday.

Raglan

Westerly 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres. Fair visibility in showers Monday morning and afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Tuesday morning northerly 15 knots, rising late Wednesday 25 knots with rough sea, becoming Thursday northerly 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing Tuesday. Northwest swell becoming moderate Thursday.

Rangitata

Variable 10 knots. Northeast 15 knots developing Monday morning, rising to 25 knots Monday afternoon. Sea becoming rough. Southerly swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Tuesday morning northwest 15 knots and Tuesday evening variable 10 knots. Developing late Wednesday southwest 25 knots with rough sea, becoming Thursday northeast 20 knots.

Stephens

Northwest 15 knots, becoming variable 10 knots but southerly 15 knots east of Hawera to Farewell Spit this afternoon. Becoming easterly 15 knots everywhere Monday morning, easing to variable 10 knots Monday afternoon. Sea slight. Southwest swell in the west, rising to 2 metres. Fair visibility in showers, clearing Monday morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Tuesday morning northwest 15 knots, rising early Wednesday 30 knots. Changing Thursday southeast 25 knots. Sea becoming rough. Moderate southwest swell in the west, easing Tuesday. Northwest swell becoming moderate Wednesday.

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