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Issued at 04:04 on Monday 20 April 2015. Valid for Monday.

Valid from 04:04 on Monday 20 April 2015 until 00:12 on Tuesday 21 April 2015.

Abel

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing in the north Wednesday southeast 15 knots.

Brett

Easterly 15 knots. Sea slight. Easterly swell rising to 1 metre. Fair visibility in a few showers, clearing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Easterly 15 knots. Moderate southeast swell developing Thursday.

Castlepoint

Northerly 25 knots but 15 knots north of Cape Palliser. Becoming northerly 15 knots everywhere this afternoon then changing southerly 15 knots in the south late this evening. Rough sea in the south, easing. Southerly swell 1 metre, easing. Northeast swell 1 metre, easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming early Tuesday southerly 15 knots, turning late Tuesday northeast 15 knots.

Chalmers

Southerly 20 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres. Fair visibility in scattered rain, easing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Wednesday northeast 15 knots. Moderate southwest easing Tuesday.

Chatham Islands

Northerly rising to 15 knots this morning. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres.Northerly swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in a few showers developing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots, changing Tuesday southerly 15 knots, tending late Wednesday easterly 15 knots.Moderate southwest swell.

Colville

Easterly 15 knots. Sea slight. Easterly swell rising to 1 metre. Fair visibility in a few showers, clearing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Easterly 15 knots, easing Tuesday variable 10 knots. Developing late Wednesday easterly 15 knots. Moderate southeast swell developing Thursday.

Conway

Northerly 30 knots but 15 knots south of Kaikoura Peninsula. Easing to variable 10 knots everywhere this morning. Southerly 15 knots developing this evening. Rough sea easing. Southerly swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in scattered rain developing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing early Tuesday variable 10 knots. Developing Wednesday northeast 20 knots.

Cook

Northerly 30 knots, easing to 20 knots this afternoon and to variable 10 knots this evening. Rough sea easing. Southerly swell 1 metre, easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Wednesday southeast 15 knots.

Foveaux

Southwest 25 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this afternoon.Rough sea,easing.Southwest swell 3 metres offshore,easing.Poor visibility in occasional rain,clearing this afternoon.

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

Grey

Northeast 15 knots but variable 10 knots north of Cape Foulwind. Becoming northeast 15 knots everywhere this evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell rising to 3 metres. Poor visibility in rain developing late this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing early Tuesday variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell, easing Thursday.

Kaipara

Easterly 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots south of Hokianga Harbour for a time this morning and afternoon. Sea slight. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Tuesday easterly 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell,easing Thursday.

Milford

Northeast 40 knots. Changing southwest 30 knots but northeast 15 knots inshore this morning. Very rough sea,easing. Southwest swell rising to 4 metres. Northwest swell 3 metres,easing. Poor visibility in rain, heavy at times this morning, easing this afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing early Tuesday southerly 20 knots, easing late Tuesday variable 10 knots. Developing Thursday northeast 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell.

Plenty

Northeast 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this morning. Sea slight. Easterly swell rising to 1 metre. Fair visibility in a few showers, clearing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing late Wednesday southeast 15 knots.

Portland

Northeast 15 knots. Sea slight. Southerly swell 1 metre, easing. Northeast swell 1 metre, easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing Tuesday variable 10 knots.Developing Wednesday southeast 15 knots. Southeast swell becoming moderate Thursday.

Puysegur

Southerly 25 knots easing to 15 knots south of Puysegur Point late this morning and to variable 10 knots this evening. Rough sea easing. Southwest swell rising to 4 metres. Northwest swell 3 metres, easing. Poor visibility in rain, heavy at times this morning, easing this afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Southerly 20 knots, easing Tuesday variable 10 knots. Developing Thursday northerly 15 knots. Heavy southwest swell easing Tuesday.

Raglan

Northeast 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this afternoon. Sea slight. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres.

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

Rangitata

Northerly 15 knots, changing southerly 15 knots this morning,then easing to 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres offshore. Fair visibility in scattered rain developing this morning.

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

Stephens

Northwest 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell west of Hawera to Cape Farewell,rising to 2 metres. Westerly swell in the east, rising to 1 metre. Fair visibility in a few showers developing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing early Tuesday variable 10 knots. Developing Wednesday southeast 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell in the west, easing Thursday.

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