Now
23°
15°
12°
Fine, some morning and evening cloud.Northeast breezes.
E
Sunrise
Fri Feb 24 07:01:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Fri Feb 24 20:25:00 NZDT 2017
Tomorrow
27°
°
13°
Cloudy periods. Late showers with southerly change.
Sunrise
Sat Feb 25 07:02:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Sat Feb 25 20:23:00 NZDT 2017
Sun Feb 26 00:00:00 NZDT 2017
18°
°
12°
Showers clearing and southerlies dying out.
Sunrise
Sun Feb 26 07:03:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Sun Feb 26 20:21:00 NZDT 2017
Mon Feb 27 00:00:00 NZDT 2017
22°
°
11°
Fine, some morning cloud. Light winds.
Sunrise
Mon Feb 27 07:05:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Mon Feb 27 20:20:00 NZDT 2017

Today

23°

12°

Tomorrow

27°

13°

Sun Feb 26 00:00:00 NZDT 2017

18°

12°

Mon Feb 27 00:00:00 NZDT 2017

22°

11°

Tides for Lyttelton
Fri Feb 24 03:37:00 NZDT 2017
HIGH  2.2M
Fri Feb 24 09:51:00 NZDT 2017
LOW  0.6M
Fri Feb 24 15:53:00 NZDT 2017
HIGH  2.1M
Fri Feb 24 22:05:00 NZDT 2017
LOW  0.6M

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Saturday

North Island, cloudy periods and isolated showers, but mainly fine in the east and south. South Island, cloudy periods, with a period of rain in Fiordland and isolated showers about the ranges. A few showers developing elsewhere later.

Sunday

North Island, cloudy periods with isolated showers, clearing in the south later. South Island, showers becoming isolated and retreating to the ranges leaving cloudy periods elsewhere.

Monday

North Island, mainly fine with isolated showers in the north. South Island, mainly fine with isolated showers about the the ranges.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy with occasional showers, clearing for a time on Sunday. Southwesterlies, easing later on Saturday and turning northwest for a time on Sunday.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Cloudy periods with a few morning showers, then mainly fine.

Rest of the North Island

Mostly fine. However, isolated afternoon showers for Northland and possibly in Auckland.

Buller to Fiordland

Areas of cloud morning and evening, otherwise fine.

Rest of the South Island

Areas morning cloud about the east coast, then mostly sunny. However, isolated afternoon showers possible about inland Otago and south Canterbury and high cloud increasing Otago southwards later.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods with a few early showers.

Conway

Variable 10 knots. Northeast 15 knots developing around midday. Sea slight. Southwest swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, changing late Saturday southwest 25 knots with rough sea. Easing Sunday morning southerly 15 knots, then late Sunday variable 10 knots. Developing Monday northeast 15 knots.

Rangitata

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre offshore.

Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 10 knots, changing Saturday afternoon or evening southerly 25 knots with rough sea, easing early Sunday 15 knots then late Sunday variable 10 knots.

Christchurch

Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.

Situation
A ridge persists over the area today. A front moves onto the lower South Island on Saturday and crosses the area late Saturday. Another ridge spreads onto the South Island from the Tasman Sea on Sunday.

Warning
NIL warning for CONWAY

Forecast
Friday: Easterly 10 knots, rising to 15 knots for a time this afternoon and evening. Sea slight. Morning cloud, then fine.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northeast 10 knots, changing southwest 15 knots in the evening. Morning and evening cloud, a late shower possible. Sunday: Turning southeast 15 knots, then easterly 10 knots. A few showers clearing and fine spells increasing. Monday: Northeast 10 knots, rising to easterly 15 knots for a time. Mainly fine.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Easterly 1 metre, easing to southeast half a metre today.