Valid to Midnight Sunday 22 Jul 2018
Issued at 12:50pm Saturday 21 Jul 2018

Forecast: Northerly 35 knots, rising to 45 knots for a time this evening. Changing westerly 25 knots overnight tonight. Sea becoming high for a time. Southwest swell west of Cape Farewell to Hawera, 3 metres. Northwest swell rising to 2 metres for a time.Poor visibility in rain this evening.

Three Day Outlook: Westerly 30 knots with rough sea, easing Monday evening westerly 15 knots, becoming Tuesday southeast 20 knots turning Wednesday westerly 20 knots. Moderate northwest swell easing Monday. Moderate southwest swell in the west easing Wednesday.