Valid to Midnight Wednesday 24 Oct 2018
Issued at 4:42pm Tuesday 23 Oct 2018

Forecast: Northwest 15 knots but westerly 25 knots about Cape Farewell, gradually rising to northwest 25 knots east of Cape Farewell to Hawera by Wednesday afternoon. Sea rough at times.Southwest swell in the west, rising to 2 metres. Northwest swell in the east, 1 metre developing. Fair visibility in patchy drizzle developing Wednesday evening.

Three Day Outlook: Rising Thursday morning northwest 25 knots everywhere with rough sea. Changing Thursday night southeast 25 knots. Becoming late Friday variable 10 knots. Developing Saturday northerly 20 knots.Moderate southwest swell in the west,easing for a time Thursday.