Coastal Weather

Issued at 06:06 on Monday 20 February 2017. Valid for Monday.

Valid from 04:04 on Monday 20 February 2017 until 00:12 on Tuesday 21 February 2017.

Abel

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Tuesday morning northwest 15 knots in the north, becoming Thursday easterly 20 knots in the north.

Brett

Easterly 20 knots. Sea moderate. Southeast swell 2 metres developing. Northeast swell 1 metre dying out. Poor visibility in showers this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Southeast 15 knots, easing late Wednesday variable 10 knots. Moderate easterly swell.

Castlepoint

Northeast 20 knots. Sea moderate. Easterly swell 2 metres.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 20 knots, becoming Thursday southerly 20 knots. Moderate easterly swell.

Chalmers

Northeast 20 knots. Sea moderate. Northeast swell rising to 2 metres. Southwest swell 1 metre. Areas of fog until this afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, easing Tuesday evening variable 10 knots. Developing for a time Thursday southwest 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing Tuesday. Moderate easterly swell, easing Wednesday.

Chatham Islands

Easterly 15 knots. Sea slight. Easterly swell 2 metres. Southwest swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Easterly 15 knots, easing Wednesday variable 10 knots. Developing Thursday westerly 15 knots. Moderate easterly swell, easing Thursday.

Colville

Easterly 20 knots. Sea moderate. Southeast swell 2 metres developing. Northeast swell 1 metre, dying out. Poor visibility showers this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Easterly 15 knots, easing early Wednesday variable 10 knots. Moderate easterly swell.

Conway

Northeast 25 knots. Sea rough. Easterly swell 2 metres at times.Areas of fog possible this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 30 knots with rough sea, easing Tuesday morning 20 knots, becoming Tuesday evening southwest 15 knots. Moderate easterly swell, easing Wednesday.

Cook

Northerly 15 knots. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly rising Tuesday 25 knots, changing Thursday southerly 25 knots. Sea becoming rough.

Foveaux

Variable 10 knots. Becoming southeast 15 knots but northeast 15 knots in the east this afternoon. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres offshore. Northeast swell 1 metre in the east. Areas of fog until this afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, turning Tuesday evening westerly 15 knots, rising early Wednesday 30 knots with rough sea, easing Thursday variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing Tuesday. Moderate easterly swell easing Wednesday.

Grey

Northeast 15 knots, rising to 25 knots south of Abut Head late this evening.Sea becoming rough in the south. Southwest swell 2 metres.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots but 25 knots in the south with rough sea, changing everywhere late Wednesday southwest 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell.

Kaipara

Variable 10 knots but easterly 15 knots north of North Cape.Southeast 15 knots developing in the south this morning. Rising to southeast 25 knots in the north this afternoon. Sea becoming rough in the north. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres.

Outlook following 3 days: Easterly 15 knots, turning early Wednesday southerly 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell, easing Wednesday.

Milford

Northeast rising to 25 knots this morning and to 35 knots this evening. Sea becoming very rough. Southwest swell 3 metres, easing. Northerly swell 2 metres developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 40 knots with very rough sea, easing Tuesday afternoon northwest 15 knots. Turning late Wednesday southwest 15 knots, rising for a time Thursday 25 knots. Moderate southwest swell.

Plenty

Easterly 20 knots. Sea moderate. Easterly swell 2 metres developing offshore. Northeast swell 1 metre, dying out. Poor visibility in showers this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Easterly 15 knots, easing early Wednesday variable 10 knots. Moderate easterly swell.

Portland

Northeast 20 knots but southeast 20 knots north of East Cape.Becoming easterly 10 knots in the south late evening. Moderate sea easing in the south. Easterly swell 2 metres. Fair visibility in a few showers, easing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Easterly 15 knots, becoming Thursday southerly 15 knots. Moderate easterly swell.

Puysegur

Northerly 10 knots but 20 knots west of West Cape. Becoming easterly 15 knots but northeast 30 knots in the north and west this morning. Rising to northeast 40 knots in the north and west this evening. Sea becoming very rough in the north and west.Southwest swell 3 metres, easing. Northerly swell 2 metres developing offshore.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 25 knots but 45 knots in the north and west with high sea, easing everywhere Tuesday afternoon northwest 15 knots. Northwest rising early Wednesday 25 knots, easing Thursday variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell. Moderate northwest swell, easing Wednesday.

Raglan

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

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing early Wednesday southwest 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell, easing Wednesday.

Rangitata

Northeast 15 knots but 25 knots offshore. Sea rough offshore.Easterly swell 2 metres at times. Areas of fog until this afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 20 knots, easing Tuesday evening variable 10 knots. Developing early Wednesday southerly 15 knots, easing Thursday variable 10 knots. Moderate easterly swell easing Wednesday.

Stephens

Variable 10 knots. Easterly 15 knots developing east of Stephens Island to Whanganui this evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell west of Cape Farewell to Hawera, rising to 2 metres.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming everywhere Tuesday afternoon northwest 15 knots, changing Thursday southeast 20 knots. Moderate southwest swell in the west, easing Wednesday.

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