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Ugly? going to be the best waves we've had at Orewa all year...

Finally, east coast surfing.

But yeah, not so good for keel boat sailing.

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42 minutes ago, Fish said:

Ugly? going to be the best waves we've had at Orewa all year...

Finally, east coast surfing.

But yeah, not so good for keel boat sailing.

4.5m on Sunday ! 

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12 minutes ago, 44forty said:

4.5m on Sunday ! 

Yeah, could get a bit too steep for surfing, I may need a shorter board. Should be good waves either side of that peak swell though. Might phone in sick on Monday am.... I'm hoping there is enough S in the SE so its cross shore. Red Beach could work.

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8 hours ago, Fish said:

Yeah, could get a bit too steep for surfing, I may need a shorter board. Should be good waves either side of that peak swell though. Might phone in sick on Monday am.... I'm hoping there is enough S in the SE so its cross shore. Red Beach could work.

Takatu and out in front of the lab 

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6 hours ago, muzled said:

Might be the first time in years that Cemetery Point has a wave on it.

Or even the corner of the shipping channel off Busby head  , that’s a sight to behold when it breaks 

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51 minutes ago, 44forty said:

Or even the corner of the shipping channel off Busby head  , that’s a sight to behold when it breaks 

There you go, never heard of that breaking.  

Pity about the wind really, going to bugger up a lot of places.  

Imagine half of gissy and 90% of towelranga will be battling to find a park at Motu rivermouth.

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1 hour ago, muzled said:

There you go, never heard of that breaking.  

Pity about the wind really, going to bugger up a lot of places.  

Imagine half of gissy and 90% of towelranga will be battling to find a park at Motu rivermouth.

Plenty of north facing corners in coro and northland if you are prepared to drive 

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10 hours ago, Zozza said:

A day ago metservice predicted a big high and 10 days of good weather.  So much for that....

I don't know what metservice you have been looking at, but the metservice I use has been showing this coming all week.

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14 hours ago, muzled said:

There you go, never heard of that breaking.  

Pity about the wind really, going to bugger up a lot of places.  

Imagine half of gissy and 90% of towelranga will be battling to find a park at Motu rivermouth.

Hawai, Maraenui,woulds be interested to see as protected from SE. Whaka heads for a brown one or two.

Wrap into Whangapoua?

Still triggers the surf fever in me even with body deficit, seeing a dartboard like that.

Got to be happy i've had my share.

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8 hours ago, lateral said:

Hawai, Maraenui,woulds be interested to see as protected from SE. Whaka heads for a brown one or two.

Wrap into Whangapoua?

Still triggers the surf fever in me even with body deficit, seeing a dartboard like that.

Got to be happy i've had my share.

Hard not to get excited about a system like that hey lateral, esp when it sits and churns for several days, how often does that happen!

Whangapoua on the coro won't be any good, s.e bowls straight in there, few miles east will be worth a look though.

Northport wave buoy showing a lift already - https://northport.co.nz/weatherfeed

Best place to be tomorrow will be 45mins west of Hamilton, 16s period swell, perfect offshore and every man and his dog heading east.

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10 hours ago, Fish said:

I don't know what metservice you have been looking at, but the metservice I use has been showing this coming all week.

few days ago had nice yellow suns forecast all next week

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1 hour ago, muzled said:

Hard not to get excited about a system like that hey lateral, esp when it sits and churns for several days, how often does that happen!

Whangapoua on the coro won't be any good, s.e bowls straight in there, few miles east will be worth a look though.

Northport wave buoy showing a lift already - https://northport.co.nz/weatherfeed

Best place to be tomorrow will be 45mins west of Hamilton, 16s period swell, perfect offshore and every man and his dog heading east.

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Not often and until Friday!

Haha, reverse psychology . I missed a Stones concert to have Indicators 6-8 & perfect way back. 8hrs to myself. 5knt SE’r. 1971 Xmas day or new yrs day, can’t remember exactly.An hr break for Raglan pie and nuts n raisins.

Actual meant Okiwi Whangapoua. Should it not squeeze in between Arid and main island and do the big wrap around against the SE? Never had much luck with WP GB. Definitely got good at buzzing the sheep off the strip tho.

Ship Mate had indies perfect yesterday.Head high and no wind.Left his steamer in the car at Sylvia park and had to wear  a 2mm spring. Good job! Fckr.

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