Valid to Midnight Saturday 20 Apr 2019
Issued at 5:46pm Friday 19 Apr 2019

Warning: NIL warning for PLENTY

Situation: A ridge of high pressure persists over most the country today, while a low and associated fronts move onto the South Island. The frontal system then moves onto the North Island Saturday night and slowly moves east across the North Island Sunday and Monday. Another front approaches the Far South later Monday.

Forecast: Friday: Variable 5 knots. Sea slight. Fine weather. Saturday: Variable 5 knots. Sea slight. Fine weather.

Outlook: Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Northerly 15 knots developing in the morning, rising to 20 knots in the evening. A few showers, then rain at night. Monday: Changing northwest 10 knots early. Periods of rain, possibly heavy for a time. Tuesday: Northwest 15 knots, changing southwest 15 knots. Showers, clearing in the evening.

Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: Easterly between 0.5 and 1 metre, tending Monday.

High tide at Tauranga
7:17pm Fri 19 Apr - Height: 2.0m
7:38am Sat 20 Apr - Height: 2.0m

Low tide at Tauranga
1:18am Sat 20 Apr - Height: 0.2m
1:48pm Sat 20 Apr - Height: 0.2m