weather warning

HEAVY RAIN FOR WESTLAND AND NORTHWEST NELSON An active front, preceded by strong to gale northerlies, is expected to move eastwards across the South Island during Saturday


Now
16°
7°
Fine spells, and a northeast breeze.
WNW
Sunrise
5.11PM
Sunset
5.11PM
Tomorrow
16°
°
12°
Becoming cloudy, with a shower or two. Northerlies.
Sunrise
6.46AM
Sunset
6.01PM
Sunday
18°
°
11°
Rain, easing for a time. Lighter westerly change.
Sunrise
6.45AM
Sunset
6.02PM
Monday
16°
°
12°
Rain, chance heavy. Strengthening northeasterlies.
Sunrise
6.44AM
Sunset
6.03PM

Today

16°

8°

Tomorrow

16°

12°

Sunday

18°

11°

Monday

16°

12°

Tides for Whangarei
Tides for Marsden Point
6:53AM
HIGH  3.0M
12:56PM
LOW  0.5M
7:28PM
HIGH  3.2M
1:28AM
LOW  0.5M
7:49AM
HIGH  3.1M
1:48PM
LOW  0.4M
6:30AM
HIGH  2.6M
12:41PM
LOW  0.4M
7:03PM
HIGH  2.8M
1:12AM
LOW  0.4M
7:25AM
HIGH  2.7M
1:33PM
LOW  0.3M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Sunday

North Island, rain easing to a few showers from the south. South Island, occasional rain or drizzle in most places, but clearing in the south.

Monday

North Island, rain spreading to most places, but a few showers across Kapiti and Wellington. South Island, fine in the west, and rain or drizzle at times in the east.

Tuesday

North Island, periods of rain, with some heavy falls,easing to showers across Auckland and Northland later. South Island, rain developing in the east from Canterbury northward, and increasing cloudy periods elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

On Sunday, patchy drizzle turning to showers, as fresh northerlies change strong southerly. Showery southerlies on Monday. Becoming fine with northerlies on Tuesday.

Northland, Auckland and Coromandel Peninsula

Mainly fine. Few showers developing tomorrow evening.

Waikato to Wellington also Bay of Plenty and central high country

Cloud increasing. Rain developing tomorrow afternoon, with heavy falls about Mt Taranaki.

Gisborne to Wairarapa

High cloud increasing. Scattered rain developing tomorrow afternoon in Wairarapa and a few spots in Hawkes Bay later.

Marlborough, Nelson

Rain developing tomorrow morning in Nelson and northern Marlborough, heavy for a time and scattered falls spreading elsewhere, easing later.

Buller to Fiordland

Rain, heavy at times, easing tomorrow.

Canterbury, Otago and Southland

Scattered rain, clearing in the morning apart from isolated afternoon showers in Southland.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy.

Brett

Northeast 15 knots tending northwest 15 knots this afternoon.Sea slight.Easterly swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 20 knots, rising Monday northeast 25 knots with rough sea, changing Tuesday westerly 20 knots.

Bay Of Islands

Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.

Situation
A front approaches the North Island from the west today and crosses over the region on Sunday. A low moves onto the North Island from the northwest late Monday and Tuesday.

Warning
NIL warning for BRETT

Forecast
Saturday: Northerly rising to 15 knots this morning and to 20 knots this evening.Sea becoming moderate this evening. Fair visibility in scattered evening showers.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Tending northwest 15 knots early, easing to 10 knots late. Rain at times. Monday: Tending northerly 15 knots early, rising to northeast 20 knots late. Rain,heavy at times. Tuesday: Turning westerly 10 knots. Rain, heavy falls, easing.