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Recreational Marine: Christchurch
Marine Weather Situation and Forecast issued at 1135hrs Monday 24-Jan-2022 by MetService
Nil for Conway
A low approaches the country from the northwest and associated fronts move onto the upper North Island today. These associated fronts then spread across the rest of the North Island and the upper South Island on Tuesday, and move away to the east on Wednesday. Another front, followed by strong southwest flow moves up the South Island from the south on Wednesday and the North Island on Thursday. A large high then develops over the country on Friday.
Forecast issued at 1128hrs Monday 24-Jan-2022
Valid to 11 am Monday for Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.
Monday: Easterly 15 knots rising to 20 knots this afternoon. Easterly easing to 10 knots during the evening and to variable 5 knots overnight. Sea becoming moderate this afternoon, easing this evening. Cloudy with some drizzle possible. Easterly swell half a metre.
Tuesday: Variable 5 knots. Easterly 15 knots developing in the afternoon, easing to 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Cloudy at times with poor visibility in drizzle at night. Easterly swell half a metre.
Outlook until midnight Friday:
Wednesday: Easterly 10 knots, changing southwest 20 knots late evening. Cloudy
periods. A few showers with the southwest change. East to northeast
swell half a metre.
Thursday: Southwest rising to 25 knots in the morning, easing to 15 knots in
the afternoon, dying out in the evening. Early showers then fine.
East to northeast swell half a metre.
Friday: Northeast 10 knots developing in the morning, rising to 20 knots for
a time in the afternoon and evening. Morning cloud then fine. East to
northeast swell half a metre.
High tide at Lyttelton:
Monday 1008 2.3 metres.
Monday 2234 2.2 metres.
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