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Now
21°
14°
15°
Occasional showers from late morning with northerlies.
WSW
Sunrise
Mon Nov 30 05:47:00 NZDT 2020
Sunset
Mon Nov 30 20:21:00 NZDT 2020
Tomorrow
23°
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10°
Remaining showers clearing early morning, then fine. Winds changing southerly and becoming gusty in the morning, easing by evening.
Sunrise
Tue Dec 01 05:47:00 NZDT 2020
Sunset
Tue Dec 01 20:22:00 NZDT 2020
Wed Dec 02 00:00:00 NZDT 2020
20°
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14°
Mainly fine with light winds. Northwesterlies developing in the afternoon.
Sunrise
Wed Dec 02 05:47:00 NZDT 2020
Sunset
Wed Dec 02 20:23:00 NZDT 2020
Thu Dec 03 00:00:00 NZDT 2020
23°
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11°
Fine spells, chance shower. Northwesterlies change southwesterly.
Sunrise
Thu Dec 03 05:47:00 NZDT 2020
Sunset
Thu Dec 03 20:24:00 NZDT 2020

Today

21°

15°

Tomorrow

23°

10°

Wed Dec 02 00:00:00 NZDT 2020

20°

14°

Thu Dec 03 00:00:00 NZDT 2020

23°

11°

Tides for Tauranga
Mon Nov 30 08:10:00 NZDT 2020
HIGH  1.7M
Mon Nov 30 14:09:00 NZDT 2020
LOW  0.5M

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Tuesday

North Island: Showers gradually clearing everywhere. Becoming fine north of the Central Plateau. Strong or gale southerlies easing. South Island: Remaining drizzle in northern Canterbury clearing, and becoming fine everywhere.

Wednesday

North Island: Fine with a cold start. Cloud increasing later in the west. Gale northwesterlies developing in Wellington and Wairarapa. South Island: Rain, possibly heavy, developing in the west, but only scattered falls spreading east. Gale northwesterlies.

Thursday

North Island: A few showers developing with a southwest change. South Island: Showers in the west and south, gradually easing. Fine elsewhere.

Friday

North Island: Becoming fine, but cloudy periods in the north and west. South Island: Showers in the west and south, fine elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Rain developing with a strong southerly change Tuesday morning, then clearing evening as winds ease. Fine on Wednesday, but northerlies strengthening later. Showers developing Thursday as winds change strong southwesterly. Fine on Friday, with lighter northerlies.

Northland

A few showers, more likely from tomorrow afternoon.

Auckland to Waitomo, also Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and the central high country

Mainly fine today. Scattered rain developing tomorrow morning.

Gisborne and Hawke's Bay

Cloudy periods and isolated, clearing this evening. Mainly fine tomorrow, but brief light rain in the afternoon.

Taranaki to Wellington, also Wairarapa and Marlborough Sounds

Mostly fine today. Occasional rain tomorrow, heavier and more persistent in the evening with a gale southerly change.

The remainder of Marlborough, also Nelson, Buller, and Westland

Fine today. Rain with some heavy falls tomorrow, clearing from Westland and Buller later.

Canterbury, Otago, Southland and Fiordland

Mostly fine today, but cloud and isolated showers in Canterbury. Rain tomorrow morning, then easing to showers and gradually clearing.

Chatham Islands

Partly cloudy. Rain tomorrow night.

Plenty

Monday : Southwest 15 knots. Turning northwest 15 knots in the morning, rising to 25 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough. Northerly swell 1 metre. Poor visibility in rain from afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Changing early morning Tuesday southerly 30 knots, easing to 20 knots late evening. Rough sea easing. Moderate northwest swell developing for a time offshore. Wednesday: Easing in the morning to variable 10 knots. Developing in the evening northwest 20 knots. Thursday: Northwest 20 knots, changing later southwest 20 knots.

Coromandel

Inshore waters from Great Mercury Island to Mayor Island to Matakana Island.

Situation
A low moves across New Zealand today. A high then moves onto the country Tuesday. A front moves onto the South Island from Wednesday, with strong northwesterlies ahead. The front crosses the North Island early Thursday followed by strong southwesterlies, easing later.

Warning
Nil for Plenty

Forecast
Monday: Southwest 20 knots, easing to variable 5 knots early morning. Becoming northerly 10 knots around midday, rising to 20 knots in the afternoon, easing to 15 knots in the evening. Sea moderate easing early morning, becoming moderate again afternoon. Rain, with poor visibility from afternoon. Tending northerly swell and rising to 1 metre.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Changing southwest 20 knots early morning, easing to 15 knots late morning. Early showers then fine. Northerly swell 1 metre dying out. Easterly swell half a metre developing. Wednesday: Becoming northerly 15 knots. Mainly fine. Easterly swell rising to 1 metre. Thursday: Northwest 15 knots, changing southwest 15 knots later. Isolated showers, clearing later. Easterly swell easing to half a metre. Northerly swell half a metre developing.