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Recreational Marine: Northland
Marine Weather Situation and Forecast issued at 1135hrs Tuesday 28-Jan-2020 by MetService
NIL warning for BRETT
A front moves onto the lower South Island late today, moving up the country on Wednesday. The front becomes slow moving and weakens over the North Island on Thursday, while northwesterlies strengthen over the South Island ahead of another front which affects the far south late Thursday and early Friday. Northwesterlies dominate on Saturday.
Forecast issued at 1058hrs Tuesday 28-Jan-2020
Valid to 11 am Tuesday for The Bay of Islands and inshore waters from Cape Brett to the Poor Knights Islands to Bream Head.
Variable 5 knots. Northerly 10 knots developing for a time afternoon
and early evening. Sea slight. Mainly fine, chance evening showers.
Variable 5 knots, but northerly 15 knots for a time late morning to
early evening. Sea slight. Fair visibility in a few showers
developing afternoon, with thunderstorms likely late afternoon and
Outlook until midnight Saturday:
Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing afternoon,
turning westerly 10 knots evening. Fine spells and isolated showers.
Friday: Becoming variable 5 knots in the morning. Southwest 10 knots
from late afternoon. Morning cloud, then fine.
Saturday: Becoming variable 5 knots in the morning. Southwest 10
knots from late afternoon. Morning cloud, then fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Saturday:
Northeast half a metre, rising to 1 metre today.
High tide at Whangarei:
Tuesday 1125 3.0 metres.
Tuesday 2335 2.8 metres.
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