Coastal Weather

Issued at 04:04 on Sunday 31 May 2015. Valid for Sunday.

Valid from 04:04 on Sunday 31 May 2015 until 00:12 on Monday 01 June 2015.

Abel

Northwest 20 knots, but variable 10 knots south of Separation Point, becoming northeast 15 knots everywhere this evening. Moderate sea in the north easing. Fair visibility in occasional showers.

Outlook following 3 days: Turning Monday morning northeast 15 knots. Changing early Tuesday northwest 15 knots, and Wednesday southeast 15 knots.

Brett

Easterly 25 knots, but northeast 15 knots north of Whangaroa Harbour. Becoming northeast 15 knots everywhere this morning. Rough sea in the south easing. Northeast swell 1 metre. Poor visibility in rain, with heavy and possibly thundery falls this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, rising Monday night 25 knots. Changing early Wednesday northwest 35 knots with very rough sea. Moderate northerly swell developing Tuesday.

Castlepoint

Northerly 20 knots but northwest 30 knots south of Cape Palliser. Becoming northerly 20 knots everywhere this afternoon. Rough sea in the south easing. Southerly swell 1 metre, easing. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 25 knots, rising early Tuesday 35 knots with very rough sea, easing Wednesday 25 knots. Moderate northeast swell developing Tuesday.

Chalmers

Variable 10 knots becoming northerly 20 knots this morning. Sea becoming moderate. Southerly swell 1 metre, easing. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, rising Tuesday morning 25 knots, easing Tuesday evening variable 10 knots. Developing Wednesday southerly 35 knots with very rough sea. Moderate northeast swell developing Tuesday. Moderate southerly swell developing Wednesday.

Chatham Islands

Northerly 15 knots, rising to northwest 25 knots this morning. Sea becoming rough. Southwest swell 2 metres easing. Northwest swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing Monday afternoon northeast 15 knots. Rising Tuesday 30 knots and early Wednesday 40 knots with very rough sea, then easing late Wednesday northerly 25 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing Monday. Moderate northerly swell developing Tuesday.

Colville

Northeast 25 knots. Sea rough. Northeast swell 1 metre. Poor visibility in a few showers turning to rain this morning, some heavy and possibly thundery falls this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast easing Monday morning 15 knots, rising early Tuesday 25 knots. Changing early Wednesday northwest 35 knots with very rough sea. Moderate northerly swell developing Tuesday.

Conway

South of Kaikoura Peninsula: Northwest 15 knots easing to variable 10 knots this morning. Rising to northerly 15 knots this evening. Elsewhere: Northerly 25 knots. Sea rough in the north. Southerly swell 1 metre, easing. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast rising Monday evening 25 knots everyehere, and early Tuesday 35 knots with very rough sea, then easing late Tuesday 20 knots. Changing late Wednesday southerly 25 knots. Moderate northeast swell developing Tuesday.

Cook

Northerly 35 knots easing to northwest 25 knots this morning. Very rough sea easing. Poor visibility in scattered showers, some heavy, clearing this afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 20 knots, rising early Tuesday 30 knots, easing late Tuesday 15 knots. Changing late Wednesday southerly 25 knots. Rough sea at times.

Foveaux

Northwest rising to 25 knots this morning. Becoming northeast 20 knots east of Slope Point this afternoon. Sea becoming rough, then easing in the east.Southwest swell 2 metres.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing Monday afternoon variable 10 knots. Developing Tuesday southeast 15 knots, rising Wednesday 35 knots with sea becoming very rough. Moderate southwest swell easing Tuesday.

Grey

Variable 10 knots, becoming northerly 15 knots this morning and rising to northeast 25 knots south of Abut Head late evening. Sea becoming rough in the south. Southwest swell rising to 3 metres for a time. Northwest swell 2 metres easing. Poor visibility in rain, with heavy falls possible in the north, easing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, rising Monday evening 25 knots. Changing early Tuesday northwest 20 knots and late Tuesday southeast 15 knots. Turning late Wednesday southwest 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell. Moderate northwest swell developing Wednesday.

Kaipara

Northeast 25 knots but variable 10 knots north of Cape Reinga. Becoming northeast 15 knots everywhere this evening. Rough sea in the south easing. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres. Poor visibility in rain, easing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 20 knots, rising Monday night 30 knots. Turning early Tuesday northwest 25 knots, rising overnight Tuesday 40 knots with very rough sea, then easing late Wednesday 30 knots. Moderate southwest swell. Moderate northwest swell developing Tuesday.

Milford

Northerly 25 knots, rising to 35 knots this morning. Sea becoming very rough. Westerly swell 3 metres. Poor visibility in rain developing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast easing Monday morning 25 knots. Changing Tuesday southeast 20 knots. Rising Wednesday southerly 35 knots with sea becoming very rough. Moderate southwest swell.

Plenty

Northeast 15 knots, rising to 25 knots late evening. Sea becoming rough. Northeast swell 1 metre developing. Poor visibility in rain spreading from the west from evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 25 knots, changing Wednesday northwest 35 knots with very rough sea. Moderate northerly swell developing Tuesday.

Portland

Northerly 20 knots. Sea moderate. Southerly swell 1 metre, easing. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 25 knots, rising Tuesday 35 knots for a time. Changing Wednesday northwest 25 knots but 35 knots about East Cape. Sea very rough for a time. Moderate northeast swell developing Tuesday.

Puysegur

Northwest rising to 40 knots this morning. Rising to 50 knots south of Dusky Sound this evening. Sea becoming high in the south. Westerly swell rising to 4 metres. Poor visibility in rain developing this morning, with some heavy falls this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Northwest easing Monday morning 25 knots and Monday afternoon 15 knots. Becoming Monday evening southeast 15 knots but northwest 15 knots in the north. Rising late Tuesday southeast 40 knots everywhere. High sea easing Monday. Heavy southwest swell at times. Moderate northwest swell easing Monday.

Raglan

Northeast 20 knots. Sea moderate. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres. Fair visibility in scattered showers.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 25 knots, rising Monday evening 35 knots. Easing early Tuesday northerly 20 knots. Rising early Wednesday northerly 35 knots, then easing late Wednesday northwest 25 knots. Very rough sea at times. Moderate southwest swell. Moderate northwest swell developing Tuesday.

Rangitata

Variable 10 knots, northerly 15 knots developing this morning. Sea slight. Southerly swell 1 metre, easing. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, rising early Tuesday 35 knots, easing late Tuesday variable 10 knots. Developing Wednesday southwest 35 knots with very rough sea. Moderate northeast swell developing Tuesday. Moderate southerly developing Wednesday.

Stephens

Northwest 25 knots but northerly 15 knots west of Cape Farewell to Hawera. Becoming northeast 15 knots but 25 knots in the west this evening. Sea rough at times. Westerly swell rising to 3 metres in the west and to 1 metre in the east. Fair visibility in scattered showers.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, rising Monday morning 25 knots, and Monday evening 35 knots with very rough sea in the west. Easing Tuesday northerly 20 knots everywhere. Changing late Wednesday southeast 25 knots. Moderate southwest swell in the west. Moderate northwest swell developing Wednesday.

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