Valid to Midnight Sunday 22 Oct 2017
Issued at 11:16am Saturday 21 Oct 2017

Warning: NIL warning for PLENTY

Situation: A disturbed westerly flow prevails over New Zealand during the period. An active front within this flow crosses the northern half of the North Island later on Monday.

Forecast: Saturday: Westerly 20 knots gusting 30 knots. Sea moderate. Often cloudy,afternoon and evening fine spells. Sunday: Westerly 20 knots gusting 30 knots, turning northwest 20 knots gusting 30 knots in the morning then easing to 10 knots in the evening. Moderate sea easing in the evening. Fair visibility in afternoon rain.

Outlook: Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northerly rising to 25 knots, changing southwest 20 knots late evening. Rain developing morning, easing to few showers overnight. Tuesday: Changing southwest 20 knots early. A few showers. Wednesday: Remaining showers clearing.

Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Northerly half a metre developing Sunday, rising to 1.5 metres Monday, easing to half a metre Tuesday.

High tide at Tauranga
9:21pm Sat 21 Oct - Height: 1.8m
9:50am Sun 22 Oct - Height: 1.8m

Low tide at Tauranga
3:08pm Sat 21 Oct - Height: 0.3m
3:31am Sun 22 Oct - Height: 0.2m