|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending south to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 25 knots inshore in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres by early evening. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots early in the morning then increasing to 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Monday: South to southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Sat 04:00 WST
13:02 EDT New Zealand's weather bureau has issued strong wind and gale force wind warnings as ex-tropical cyclone Lusi moves over the North Island.