Weather Warnings


Valid to Midnight Saturday 20 Apr 2019
Issued at 5:48pm Friday 19 Apr 2019

Warning: GALE warning for COOK NIL warning for STEPHENS

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: Northeast 10 knots. Sea slight. Fine weather. Saturday: Northeast 10 knots, rising to northerly 15 knots in the morning and northwest 20 knots late afternoon. Sea becoming moderate late afternoon. Cloud gradually increasing, and a chance of late showers.

Outlook: Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Becoming northerly 10 knots early. Turning easterly 10 knots later. Rain, briefly heavy, easing evening. Monday: Easterly 10 knots, dying out later. Occasional rain, clearing later. Tuesday: Southerly 10 knots. Isolated showers.

Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: Northwest 1 metre developing late Saturday, easing to half a metre Sunday.

High tide at Waikanae River Entrance
9:58pm Fri 19 Apr - Height: 1.9m
10:16am Sat 20 Apr - Height: 1.9m

Low tide at Waikanae River Entrance
4:05am Sat 20 Apr - Height: 0.0m
4:28pm Sat 20 Apr - Height: 0.0m