Bay of Islands

Valid to Midnight Saturday 24 Feb 2018
Issued at 11:00am Friday 23 Feb 2018

Warning: NIL warning for BRETT

Situation: A southwest flow covers the country today. The flow turns northwest over the area on Monday as a front approaches, followed by southerlies and a ridge of high pressure.

Forecast: Friday: Southwest 10 knots rising to 15 knots this afternoon. Sea slight. Cloudy periods, fair visibility in a few showers. Saturday: Southwest 15 knots tending southerly 15 knots but 10 knots north of Poor Knights Islands in the morning. Becoming southeast 10 knots everywhere in the afternoon, then tending southerly 10 knots late evening. Sea slight. Mainly fine, chance afternoon or evening shower.

Outlook: Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Variable 10 knots. Partly cloudy, chance afternoon shower. Monday: Northwest 20 knots developing during the afternoon, changing southerly 15 knots in the evening. Mostly cloudy, with a brief period of rain. Tuesday: Southeast 15 knots. Mainly fine.

Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: Northeast half a metre or less tending easterly Saturday, then rising to southeast 1 metre Tuesday.

High tide at Opua
2:28am Sat 24 Feb - Height: 2.3m
2:51pm Sat 24 Feb - Height: 2.3m

Low tide at Opua
8:11pm Fri 23 Feb - Height: 0.6m
8:36am Sat 24 Feb - Height: 0.8m