Valid to Midnight Friday 28 Apr 2017
Issued at 5:02am Friday 28 Apr 2017
Warning: Wind warning Nil
Situation: A complex trough approaches today, then crosses the area over the weekend. Another ridge approaches on Monday.
Forecast: For the Manukau Harbour: Friday: Northeast 10 knots, rising to 15 knots around midday, easing to 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight, but choppy when wind opposes tide. Cloudy periods, the odd shower late evening. For the Waitemata Harbour and the Hauraki Gulf: Friday: Northerly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots about the Gulf in the evening. Sea becoming moderate about the Gulf in the evening. Cloudy periods, fair visibility in a few showers late evening. For Bream Head to Cape Colville: Friday: Northerly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots this evening. Sea becoming moderate in the evening. Cloudy periods, fair visibility in a few showers late evening.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northerly rising to 25 knots, but 20 knots about the Harbours. Showers turning to rain in the morning. Sunday: Turning westerly 20 knots everywhere. Rain, possibly heavy at first, easing to showers. Monday: Turning southeast 15 knots, but 10 knots about the Harbours. Occasional showers.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Monday: East Coast: Easterly half a metre or less. Northerly half a metre developing today, rising to 1 metre Saturday and 1.5 metres for a time Sunday. West Coast: Southwest 1.5 metres, rising to 2 metres Saturday. Easing to 1.5 metres Sunday, then rising to 3 metres Monday. Northwest half a metre developing today, rising to 1 metre Saturday, dying out Sunday.
High tide at Auckland
9:04pm Fri 28 Apr - Height: 3.6m
9:30am Sat 29 Apr - Height: 3.6m
High tide at Onehunga
11:55am Fri 28 Apr - Height: 4.4m
12:21am Sat 29 Apr - Height: 4.4m
Low tide at Auckland
2:38pm Fri 28 Apr - Height: 0.2m
3:03am Sat 29 Apr - Height: 0.4m
Low tide at Onehunga
6:08pm Fri 28 Apr - Height: 0.3m
6:33am Sat 29 Apr - Height: 0.3m