Valid to Midnight Friday 28 Apr 2017
Issued at 4:46am Friday 28 Apr 2017
Warning: NIL warning for PORTLAND
Situation: A complex trough approaches today,then crosses the area over the weekend.Another ridge approaches on Monday.
Forecast: Friday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 10 knots developing this morning, rising to 15 knots in the afternoon. Sea slight. Fine but cloud increasing from afternoon.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northerly 20 knots. Mostly cloudy, evening rain. Sunday: Northerly 20 knots, changing southwest 25 knots. Occasional rain. Monday: Southerly 25 knots. Rain, possible heavy falls.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Southeast 1.5 metres, easing to 1 metre Sunday. Becoming southeast 2 metres but southerly 3 metres east of Wairoa Monday.
High tide at Napier
7:07pm Fri 28 Apr - Height: 1.9m
7:39am Sat 29 Apr - Height: 1.9m
Low tide at Napier
12:56pm Fri 28 Apr - Height: 0.1m
1:26am Sat 29 Apr - Height: 0.0m