Christchurch & North East Coast:
North East Coast: Small but slowly building 2-2.5ft of NE close period swell along with fresh NE winds and then by evening going variable clocking light SW. Saturday sees 2-3ft of close period NE swell calm clean conditions early with the wind from the NE switching to N by the afternoon! Sunday brings 2-2.5ft of rising combo E / NE 6 secs period swell with gusty N-NW winds thru the day!
Christchurch: Small but slowly building 2-2.5ft of NE close period swell with rising NE winds but dropping away and clocking briefly SW offshore.Saturday small but clean lines again with calm glassy conditions at first light but NE winds fresh by the afternoon. On Sunday still only 2-2.5ft with variable winds shifting NE in the morning clocking gusty NNW by lunch.
Banks Peninsula: Small close period 2-2.5ft of NE swell thru NE facing coasts pretty much flat thru south swell magnets. light NE onshore winds clocking SW Friday late arvo. Saturday expect a slight rise in size in size around the 2- 3ft range with gusty NE winds by lunch.Rising 2-3ft+ of 6-7 sec period NE swell on Sunday with moderate NE winds clocking NW.