weather warning

PERIOD OF HEAVY RAIN FOR BAY OF PLENTY AND NORTHERN GISBORNE A complex low over the north Tasman Sea is moving slowly southeastwards, and should cross the North Island during Friday and Saturday


Now
16°
12°
10°
Showers, turning to rain in the evening. Southeasterlies.
SSE
Sunrise
Fri Jun 23 07:42:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Fri Jun 23 17:09:00 NZST 2017
Tomorrow
15°
°
Showers, clearing in the evening. Southwesterlies, fresh for a time.
Sunrise
Sat Jun 24 07:42:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Sat Jun 24 17:10:00 NZST 2017
Sun Jun 25 00:00:00 NZST 2017
15°
°
A few showers clear, then fine spells. Southwesterly dying out.
Sunrise
Sun Jun 25 07:42:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Sun Jun 25 17:10:00 NZST 2017
Mon Jun 26 00:00:00 NZST 2017
13°
°
Mainly fine. Nortwestherlies developing.
Sunrise
Mon Jun 26 07:42:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Mon Jun 26 17:10:00 NZST 2017

Today

16°

10°

Tomorrow

15°

9°

Sun Jun 25 00:00:00 NZST 2017

15°

5°

Mon Jun 26 00:00:00 NZST 2017

13°

7°

Tides for Port Taranaki
Fri Jun 23 08:35:00 NZST 2017
HIGH  3.5M
Fri Jun 23 14:57:00 NZST 2017
LOW  0.3M
Fri Jun 23 21:11:00 NZST 2017
HIGH  3.6M
Sat Jun 24 03:25:00 NZST 2017
LOW  0.3M
Sat Jun 24 09:31:00 NZST 2017
HIGH  3.6M
Sat Jun 24 15:50:00 NZST 2017
LOW  0.2M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

Saturday

North Island, Rain easing to showers, becoming isolated in the west and clearing in Bay of Plenty. South Island, Scattered rain in Buller, Marlborough and coastal Canterbury and Otago, clearing. Rain or showers developing later in the west and south.

Sunday

North Island, Showers spreading east, clearing from the west. South Island, Rain or showers clearing, but a few showers remain in Fiordland and about the south coast.

Monday

North Island, A few showers in Gisborne and northern Hawkes Bay clearing, and isolated showers in southern Taranaki and Kapiti. Otherwise mainly fine. South Island, Rain with heavy falls spreading up the west, scattered rain in the east, south of the Mackenzie Basin. Chatham Islands

Northland to Taranaki, also the central high country, Coromandel and Bay of Plenty

Showers, some possibly heavy and thundery.

Gisborne

Occasional showers, some heavy. Possible thunderstorms about the ranges.

Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa, also Whanganui to Horowhenua Kapiti Coast

A few showers.

Wellington and Wellington, also Marlborough and Nelson

Periods of rain.

Buller and Westland

Cloudy. Scattered light rain clearing this morning.

Canterbury and coastal Otago

Drizzle turning to rain this morning, with snow above 800 metres at first, then lifting.

Remainder of Otago, also Southland and Fiordland

Mainly fine with high cloud.

Chatham Islands

Overcast. Drizzle developing this morning, turning to rain this evening.

Raglan

Easterly 20 knots easing to variable 10 knots in the evening.Moderate sea,easing. Southwest swell rising to 3 metres. Poor visibility in showers, with possible heavy falls.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing early Saturday southwest 35 knots with very rough sea, easing overnight Saturday 25 knots and Monday westerly 15 knots.Heavy southwest swell at times from Saturday.

Stephens

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Southeast 40 knots, gradually easing to 30 knots by this evening.Very rough sea easing. West of Cape Farewell to Hawera, Southwest swell rising to 3 metres and southeast swell 3 metres easing. Poor visibility in occasional showers.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Saturday morning southwest 35 knots but 15 knots in the east, then late Saturday westerly 25 knots everywhere. Changing in the east Sunday southerly 20 knots, easing everywhere Monday morning variable 10 knots. Developing later Monday northwest 20 knots. Sea becoming very rough in the west for a time. Heavy southwest swell in the westat times from Saturday. Moderate southeast swell, easing Saturday. Westerly swell in the east becoming moderate Saturday, easing Monday.