Coastal Forecasts and Warnings

Warnings

No Warnings In Effect

The Situation

A ridge of high pressure lies over the North Island, while a complex trough affects the South Island. The trough gradually moves north, followed by another ridge. A southerly change moves up the South Island on Tuesday, and the North Island on Wednesday and Thursday.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Forecasts valid to Midnight Monday, 29-Nov

Plenty

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Variable 10 knots, northwest 15 knots developing for a time this afternoon and early evening. Sea slight. Easterly swell 1 metre offshore, easing. Monday : Variable 10 knots. Northwest 15 knots developing for a time in the afternoon and evening. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Westerly 15 knots developing early. Wednesday: Southwest 15 knots easing to variable 10 knots in the morning. Thursday: Variable 10 knots, but southeast 15 knots developing later.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Colville

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Easterly swell 1 metre. Monday : Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Easterly swell 1 metre, easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Variable 10 knots. Wednesday: Variable 10 knots. Thursday: Variable 10 knots but southeast 15 knots developing later.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Brett

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Easterly swell 1 metre. Monday : Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Easterly swell 1 metre, easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Variable 10 knots. Wednesday: Variable 10 knots. Thursday: Variable 10 knots but southeast 15 knots developing later.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Kaipara

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Long period southwest swell 2 metres. Monday : Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Long period southwest swell 2 metres, easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Variable 10 knots. Southwest swell becoming moderate. Wednesday: Variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell. Thursday: Variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Raglan

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Long period southwest swell 2 metres. Monday : Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Long period southwest swell 2 metres, easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Variable 10 knots. Southwest swell becoming moderate. Wednesday: Variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell. Thursday: Variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing.

Issued: 12:48pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Stephens

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Northwest 15 knots. Sea slight. Long period westerly swell 1 metre but southwest 2 metres west of Farewell Spit to Hawera. Fair visibility in scattered evening showers. Monday : Northwest 15 knots. Sea slight. Long period westerly swell 1 metre but southwest 2 metres west of Farewell Spit to Hawera, easing. Fair visibility in a few showers.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Northwest 15 knots easing to variable 10 knots late. Southwest swell becoming moderate in the west. Wednesday: Southeast 20 knots developing early. Moderate southwest swell in the west. Thursday: Southeast 15 knots easing to variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell in the west easing.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Cook

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Variable 10 knots. Northerly 20 knots developing this afternoon. Sea becoming moderate. Long period southerly swell, easing. Fair visibility in showers developing this afternoon. Monday : Northerly 15 knots rising to 25 knots late morning. Sea becoming rough. Fair visibility in a few showers, clearing in the morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Northwest easing to 15 knots early then changing southerly 15 knots in the evening. Rough sea easing. Wednesday: Southerly 20 knots. Thursday: Southerly 15 knots changing northerly 15 knots late.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Castlepoint

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Variable 10 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing for a time this afternoon and evening. Sea slight. Long period southerly swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in scattered rain, easing overnight. Monday : Variable 10 knots. Northerly 25 knots but 15 knots north of Cape Palliser developing late morning. Sea becoming rough in the south. Long period southerly swell.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Becoming northwest 15 knots everywhere early, then changing southerly 15 knots later. Wednesday: Southeast 15 knots, turning northeast 15 knots overnight. Thursday: Northeast 15 knots.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Portland

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Long period southerly swell 1 metre. Easterly swell 1 metre, easing. Monday : Variable 10 knots. Northerly developing for a time in the afternoon and evening. Sea slight. Long period southerly swell.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Northwest 10 knots but changing southerly 15 knots late. Wednesday: Southeast 15 knots. Thursday: Southeast 15 knots tending northeast 15 knots late.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Abel

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Variable 10 knots. Northwest 20 knots developing early afternoon, easing to variable 10 knots south of Separation Point this evening. Sea becoming moderate. Fair visibility scattered rain. Monday : Northwest 15 knots but variable 10 knots south of Separation Point. Becoming northwest 20 knots everywhere for a time in the afternoon and early evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time. Fair visibility in showers, clearing in the morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Northwest 15 knots easing to variable 10 knots late. Wednesday: Variable 10 knots but southeast 15 knots developing north of Separation point early. Thursday: Variable 10 knots but southeast 15 knots north of Separation point at first.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Grey

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Northerly 15 knots but variable 10 knots south Cape Foulwind. Becoming variable 10 knots everywhere this evening. Sea slight. Long period southwest swell 2 metre. Northwest swell 1 metre, easing. Poor visibility in scattered rain in the north, easing this evening. Monday : Variable 10 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing north of Cape Foulwind late morning. Sea slight. Long period southwest swell 2 metres at times. Fair visibility in scattered rain developing in the north in the morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Variable 10 knots but northerly 15 knots north of Cape Foulwind. Southwest swell becoming moderate. Wednesday: Variable 10 knots but northeast 15 knots developing late. Moderate southwest swell. Thursday: Northeast 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Milford

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Southwest 10 knots. Sea slight. Long period southwest swell 2 metres. Monday : Southwest 10 knots. Sea slight. Long period southwest swell rising to 3 metres in the evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Southwest 20 knots, easing to variable 10 knots late. Moderate southwest swell. Wednesday: Variable 10 knots but northeast 15 knots developing late. Moderate southwest swell. Thursday: Northeast 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Puysegur

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Southeast 15 knots but 25 knots north of Puysegur Point. Becoming westerly 15 knots but southerly 15 knots in the north this evening. Sea rough in the north, easing. Long period southwest swell 2 metres. Monday : Westerly 15 knots but southerly 15 knots north of Puysegur Point. Becoming westerly 15 knots but 25 knots in the south in the morning. Sea becoming rough in the south. Long period southwest swell rising to 4 metres.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Becoming westerly 15 knots but 25 knots in the south in the morning, becoming southeast 15 knots, rising to 25 knots in the south late. Sea rough at times. Heavy southwest swell easing. Wednesday: Becoming southeast 15 knots everywhere early then tending northeast 15 knots late. Rough sea in the south, easing. Moderate southwest swell. Thursday: Northeast 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Foveaux

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Northeast 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this afternoon. Westerly 15 knots developing this evening. Sea slight. Long period southwest swell 2 metres. Monday : Westerly 20 knots rising to 30 knots in the morning. Westerly easing to 20 knots again in the evening. Sea becoming rough for a time. Long period southwest swell rising to 3 metres.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Southwest 15 knots turning southeast 15 knots late. Moderate southwest swell. Wednesday: Easterly 20 knots. Moderate southwest swell. Thursday: Northeast 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Chalmers

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Northeast 15 knots. Changing southwest 15 knots south of Otago Peninsula late evening. Sea slight. Long period southwest swell 2 metres offshore, easing. Monday : Northeast 15 knots but southwest 15 knots south of Otago Peninsula. Becoming southerly 15 knots everywhere early morning then easing to variable 10 knots during the afternoon. Sea slight. Long period southwest swell rising to 3 metres offshore in the evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Northerly 10 knots changing southwest 15 knots early, then gradually turning easterly 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell. Wednesday: Northeast 20 knots. Moderate southwest swell. Thursday: Northeast 20 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Rangitata

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Northeast 15 knots. Sea slight. Long period southerly swell 1 metre. Monday : Northerly 15 knots easing to variable 10 knots early morning. Sea slight. Long period southerly swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Northerly 10 knots changing southerly 15 knots early, then turning easterly 15 knots. Southwest swell becoming moderate for a time. Wednesday: Northeast 20 knots. Thursday: Northeast 20 knots.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Conway

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Easterly 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Long period southerly swell 1 metre. Poor visibility in scattered rain, easing this evening. Monday : Variable 10 knots. Easterly 15 knots developing for a time in the afternoon and early evening. Sea slight. Long period southerly swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Southerly 15 knots developing early. Southwest swell becoming moderate for a time. Wednesday: Turning northeast 15 knots. Thursday: Northeast 20 knots.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Chatham Islands

Warning: NIL

Sunday : Southerly 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this afternoon. Sea slight. Long period southwest swell 3 metres, easing. Monday : Variable 10 knots. Northerly 20 knots developing in the morning. Sea becoming moderate. Long period southwest swell 2 metres. Fair visibility in showers developing in the afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Northwest 20 knots, changing southwest 20 knots late. Moderate southwest swell. Wednesday: Southerly 20 knots, easing to 10 knots late. Moderate southwest swell. Thursday: Southeast 15 knots tending northeast later. Moderate southwest swell.

Issued: 12:30pm Sunday 28 Nov 2021

Auckland VHF Warning

No Warnings In Effect