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Recreational Marine: Bay of Plenty
Marine Weather Situation and Forecast issued at 2030hrs Saturday 25-Jan-2020 by MetService
NIL warning for PLENTY
A ridge affects the North Island throughout the forecast period. A front over the lower South Island weakens while moving slowly northwards this weekend. Another active front moves onto the lower South Island late Tuesday, then moves up the South Island on Wednesday, followed by southwesterlies.
Forecast issued at 1720hrs Saturday 25-Jan-2020
Valid to 8 pm Saturday for Inshore waters from Matakana Island to Mayor Island to Motiti Island and then east to Torere River mouth.
Northwest 15 knots but 10 knots east of Motiti Island. Becoming southwest 15
knots but easterly 10 knots in the east this evening. Sea slight. Fine.
Becoming southerly 10 knots everywhere early morning, tending northerly 10 knots
around midday, then northeast 10 knots late evening. Sea slight. Fine.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday:
Monday: Becoming variable 5 knots early, but northerly 10 knots during the
afternoon and early evening. Mainly fine.
Tuesday: Variable 5 knots, but northerly 10 knots during the afternoon and early
evening. Cloudy periods.
Wednesday: Northwest 15 knots developing in the morning, tending westerly 10
knots in the evening. Cloudy periods.
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday:
Northeast half a metre or less, rising to 1 metre late Tuesday.
High tide at Tauranga:
Saturday 2045 1.8 metres.
Sunday 0919 1.9 metres.
High tide at Whakatane:
Saturday 2025 1.8 metres.
Sunday 0858 2.0 metres.
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