Bay of Plenty

Valid to Midnight Wednesday 24 Oct 2018
Issued at 10:38pm Tuesday 23 Oct 2018

Warning: NIL warning for PLENTY

Situation: A ridge of high pressure lies over the North Island. A front moves over the area on Friday. A complex trough affects the country from Saturday.

Forecast: Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Northwest 15 knots developing this afternoon, turning westerly 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Morning and evening cloud,otherwise fine.

Outlook: Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Westerly 10 knots, turning northerly 10 knots about midday. Becoming westerly 15 knots in the evening. Mainly fine. Friday: Becoming northerly 10 knots early, dying out later. A few morning showers, then fine. Saturday: Northwest 10 knots developing early, rising to 20 knots later. Showers developing.

Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Northerly half a metre or less.

High tide at Tauranga
7:40am Wed 24 Oct - Height: 1.7m
7:58pm Wed 24 Oct - Height: 1.8m
High tide at Whakatane
7:16am Wed 24 Oct - Height: 1.8m
7:33pm Wed 24 Oct - Height: 1.9m

Low tide at Tauranga
1:22am Wed 24 Oct - Height: 0.3m
1:40pm Wed 24 Oct - Height: 0.4m
Low tide at Whakatane
1:14am Wed 24 Oct - Height: 0.5m
1:33pm Wed 24 Oct - Height: 0.5m