Storm Warning: Boaties Advised to Secure Moorings
Storm Warning: Boaties
Advised to Secure Moorings
The Metservice has a
storm warning in force for coastal Southland and Southland
Regional Harbourmaster Kevin O’Sullivan is advising
boaties to secure their moorings.
The advisory applies to
boaties with moorings anywhere along the southern coast from
Fiordland to the Catlins, including Stewart Island.
northwest winds to 40 knots, rising to 55 knots at about
midday. The seas will become high for a time with southwest
swells to 4 metres.
The wind will change to southwest and
ease to 35 knots this
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