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Rain develops morning, chance heavy and thundery from midday, clearing evening as gusty northerly changes southwest.
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Sunrise
Mon Oct 23 06:26:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Mon Oct 23 19:45:00 NZDT 2017
Tomorrow
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Partly cloudy with a few showers. Southwesterlies.
Sunrise
Tue Oct 24 06:24:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Tue Oct 24 19:46:00 NZDT 2017
Wed Oct 25 00:00:00 NZDT 2017
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A few showers gradually clearing and fine spells increasing. Westerlies.
Sunrise
Wed Oct 25 06:23:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Wed Oct 25 19:47:00 NZDT 2017
Thu Oct 26 00:00:00 NZDT 2017
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Showers developing with westerlies.
Sunrise
Thu Oct 26 06:22:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Thu Oct 26 19:48:00 NZDT 2017

Today

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Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
Sun Oct 22 22:15:00 NZDT 2017
HIGH  3.1M
Mon Oct 23 04:15:00 NZDT 2017
LOW  0.5M
Mon Oct 23 10:41:00 NZDT 2017
HIGH  3.2M
Mon Oct 23 16:32:00 NZDT 2017
LOW  0.6M
Mon Oct 23 01:10:00 NZDT 2017
HIGH  4.0M
Mon Oct 23 07:26:00 NZDT 2017
LOW  0.7M
Mon Oct 23 13:31:00 NZDT 2017
HIGH  4.0M
Mon Oct 23 19:43:00 NZDT 2017
LOW  0.8M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Tuesday

North Island, rain about Bay of Plenty and Gisborne clearing early morning, otherwise a few showers. South Island, occasional rain or showers, clearing about Canterbury and Marlborough.

Wednesday

North Island, occasional showers in the west but fine spells in the east.Westerly gales possible in Wairarapa. South Island, rain or showers developing for most, some heavy falls in the west.

Thursday North Island, rain or showers in the west. Cloud increasing and brief showers in the east including Bay of Plenty. South Island, rain or showers easing then clearing later.

Friday

North Island, rain at times north of Taranaki to East cape. Cloudy periods with isolated showers further south. Fine spells and a few showers about the south coast. Isolated afternoon showers in the east

Chatham Islands

Rain easing to showers with northwesterlies changing southwest on Tuesday. Rain or showers on Wednesday until Friday with westerlies.

The northern half of the North Island from Taumarunui and Taupo northwards, including Gisborne

Rain developing this morning, with possible heavy falls and thunderstorms, then easing late afternoon or evening.

Taranaki, Taihape, Whanganui and Hawkes Bay

A period of rain this morning, easing to isolated showers in the afternoon.

Manawatu to Wellington, also Wairarapa, Nelson and Marlborough

Fine spells, with a few showers, mainly about the ranges.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Mostly cloudy, with rain at times.

Canterbury

Cloudy periods. A few showers, mainly from afternoon.

Otago and Southland

Scattered showers, more frequent and heavier in the afternoon and evening.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods and a few showers.

Colville

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northwest 15 knots, rising to 25 knots this morning and to 35 knots for a time this afternoon. Changing southwest 20 knots this evening. Sea becoming very rough for a time. Northwest swell rising to 2 metres. Poor visibility in rain developing this morning, with possible afternoon thunderstorms, clearing late evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Westerly 20 knots. Moderate northwest swell, dying out Tuesday.

Kaipara

Northwest 15 knots, rising to 30 knots for a time this morning and early afternoon, then changing southwest 20 knots late afternoon. Sea becoming rough for a time. Southwest swell rising to 3 metres. Northwest swell 1 metre developing. Poor visibility in rain, with possible afternoon thunderstorms, clearing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 20 knots, tending late Wednesday northwest 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell, easing Wednesday.

Auckland

Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.

Situation
A disturbed westerly flow persists over New Zealand during the forecast period. An active front within this flow crosses the country today.

Warning
Strong wind advisory in force for the Hauraki Gulf and the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville.

Forecast
For the Manukau Harbour: Monday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 10 knots developing this morning, rising to northwest 15 knots this afternoon and southwest 15 knots this evening. Sea slight. Poor visibility in rain developing this morning, with possible afternoon thunderstorms, clearing this evening. For the Waitemata Harbour: Monday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 20 knots developing this morning, easing to northwest 15 knots this afternoon and turning southwest 15 knots this evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time this morning. Poor visibility in rain developing this morning, with possible afternoon thunderstorms, clearing this evening. For the Hauraki Gulf: Monday: Northwest 10 knots, rising to northerly 15 knots early morning and to 25 knots gusting 35 knots for a time late morning through early afternoon. Changing southwest 20 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough for a time. Poor visibility in rain developing this morning, with possible afternoon thunderstorms, clearing this evening. For the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Monday: Northwest 10 knots, rising to northerly 20 knots early morning and to 30 knots gusting 40 knots for a time late morning through mid afternoon. Changing southwest 20 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough for a time. Poor visibility in rain developing this morning, with possible afternoon thunderstorms, clearing this evening.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Southwest 20 knots. A few showers. Wednesday: Westerly 15 knots. Remaining showers clearing. Thursday: Tending northwest 15 knots. A few showers developing.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: East Coast: Northerly half a metre, rising to 1.5 metres today, easing to half a metre on Tuesday. West Coast: Southwest 2 metres, rising to 2.5 metres today, then easing to 2 metres Tuesday and 1.5 metres Wednesday.