Valid to Midnight Friday 28 Apr 2017
Issued at 4:46am Friday 28 Apr 2017
Warning: NIL warning for PLENTY
Situation: A complex trough approaches today, then crosses the area over the weekend. Another ridge approaches on Monday.
Forecast: Friday: Northerly 10 knots, rising to 15 knots around midday. Sea slight. Cloudy periods, the odd shower developing in the evening.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northerly 15 knots, gradually rising to 25 knots. Showers turning to rain in the morning. Sunday: Turning westerly 20 knots. Rain turning to showers, easing later. Rain, possibly heavy at first, easing to showers. Monday: Turning southeast 20 knots. Occasional showers.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Easterly 1 metre, easing to half a metre today. Rising to 1 metre again for a time Saturday. Northerly 1 metre developing Saturday, rising to 1.5 metres for a time Sunday.
High tide at Tauranga
8:54pm Fri 28 Apr - Height: 2.1m
9:16am Sat 29 Apr - Height: 2.1m
Low tide at Tauranga
2:32pm Fri 28 Apr - Height: 0.1m
2:58am Sat 29 Apr - Height: 0.2m