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Schnappers Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.2
Consistency of Surf: 2.8
Difficulty Level: 3.4
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.8
Crowds: 3.6

Overall: 3.4

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Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Nelson - Tasman Bay

  1. weather stationWind Update Recent on-shore wind 76 km from Schnappers Point has fallen light (light winds from the WSW at Farewell Spit, Golden Bay). Waves cleaning up. 0.5m 5 s period swell from N
    Schnappers Point
  2. Nelson west coast surf breaks were generally good on Wenesday am with overhead sets at the exposed spots. Almost calm but spells of local cross-chop from the NE indicated a cross-shore breeze was not far away and it eventually got up force 4-5 for a time in the middle of the day before fading away and pulling back more offshore. .
    Anatori River, 99 km away
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Schnappers Point Surf Forecast / Nelson – Tasman Bay / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Wednesday 21 Nov 2018 NZDT

Schnappers Point surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Schnappers Point sea temperature is 16.5 °C (Statistics for 21 Nov 1981-2005 - mean: 14.3 max: 15.4 min: 12.9 °C)

Wednesday 21Thursday 22Friday 23
4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM
Rating
(10 max)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.3
N
0.4
N
0.5
N
0.5
N
0.4
NNW
0.4
NNW
0.4
NNW
0.4
NNW
0.4
NNW
0.3
NW
0.4
NNW
0.4
NW
0.4
NW
0.4
NW
0.4
NW
0.3
NW
0.2
NNW
0.1
N
Period(s) (?)4455555667777776613
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)361112899121181912121211744
Wind
(km/h)
10
NNE
5
NNE
5
SSE
10
SSE
10
S
10
S
5
S
5
E
5
E
10
ESE
10
SE
10
SSE
10
SSE
10
SSE
5
SE
10
E
10
NE
5
E
Wind State(?)cross-
on
cross-
on
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffoffcross-
off
crossglass
Tide State(?)
-flowhighebblowflowhighebbebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblow
High Tide
/ height (m)


9:32PM
3.15



9:56AM
3.25




10:13PM
3.30



10:36AM
3.42


Low Tide
/ height (m)




3:44AM
0.23




4:05PM
0.24



4:24AM
0.08



4:46PM
0.10

Note: the tide data above is for Cable Bay which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Schnappers Point.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Schnappers Point blow from the SSE.
 Wednesday 21Thursday 22Friday 23
4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
rain showers
thunderstorm
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
Summary
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
14141211109151717181412111216191919
Chill °C (?)
1314121087151717181411101116191919
Sunrise
-----5:52-------5:52----
Sunset
-8:30-------8:31-------8:32

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