16 Aug 2022 15:19
NZ Recreational Marine and Coastal Forecasts
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    Home >Weather >Marine Forecasts >Recreational

    Recreational Marine: Bay of Islands
    Marine Weather Situation and Forecast issued at 1330hrs Tuesday 16-Aug-2022 by MetService

    Gale warning for Brett

    A moist northerly flow over the North Island strengthens today. Meanwhile, a slow moving, active trough over the South Island drifts closer to the North Island on Thursday as a low moves southeast across the South Island. A ridge develops over the South Island briefly on Friday, while moist northerlies continue to affect the North Island. The active trough then moves south across the South Island during Saturday.

    Forecast issued at 1122hrs Tuesday 16-Aug-2022
    Valid to 1 pm Tuesday for Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.
    Strong wind advisory.
    Tuesday: Northeast 20 knots, rising to 30 knots gusting 45 knots early evening. Sea becoming rough in the evening. Cloudy. Fair visibility in scattered rain. Northeast swell 1.5 metres, rising to 2.5 metres.
    Wednesday: Northeast 30 knots gusting 45 knots. Sea rough. Cloudy. Fair visibility in scattered rain, reducing to poor visibility in the evening. Northeast swell 2.5 metres, rising to 4 metres.

    Outlook until midnight Saturday:
    Thursday: Northeast 30 knots. Rain, with heavy falls. Northeast swell 4 metres,
    rising to 5 metres for a time.
    Friday: Northeast easing to 20 knots in the morning. Rain with heavy falls in
    the morning, clearing later. Northeast swell 4 metres, easing to 2.5
    metres late.
    Saturday: Northerly easing to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy, with isolated showers.
    Northeast swell 2.5 metres, easing to 2 metres.

    High tide at Opua:
    Tuesday 1038 2.5 metres.
    Tuesday 2301 2.6 metres.

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