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The Box ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 4.2

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The Box Surf Forecast / Northland / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Monday 02 May 2016 NZST

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

Today's The Box sea temperature is 19.2 °C (Statistics for 02 May 1981-2005 - mean: 18.5 max: 19.8 min: 17.1 °C)

Monday 02Tuesday 03Wednesday 04
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM
Rating
(10 max)
1
0
0
1
2
2
2
0
0
1
0
2
3
4
3
3
2
2
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

SW

SW

SW

WSW

SW

SW

SW

WSW

WSW

WSW

WSW

WSW

WSW

WSW

WSW

WSW

WSW

WSW
Period(s) (?)111110181717161616161515151414141414
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)145948912314813813317716427315629467410721579162717441627
Wind
(km/h)
5 N5
15 NW15
15 WNW15
10 WNW10
10 NNW10
10 NNE10
15 NNE15
20 N20
20 NNW20
20 N20
20 N20
20 NNE20
20 NNE20
20 NNE20
25 NNE25
30 NNE30
35 NNE35
40 NNE40
Wind State(?)crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
Tide State(?)
ebblowflowhighebblowflowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebb
High Tide
/ height (m)



5:38PM
3.02




6:04AM
3.23



6:42PM
3.22



7:01AM
3.44

Low Tide
/ height (m)

11:24AM
0.84



11:54PM
0.79




12:28PM
0.60



12:56AM
0.55



Note: the tide data above is for Ahipara Bay, New Zealand which is 6 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for The Box.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at The Box blow from the E.
 Monday 02Tuesday 03Wednesday 04
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Summary
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
192021201919191919202120201919202021
Chill °C (?)
192021201919191919202120201919201921
Sunrise
7:05-------7:05-------7:05-
Sunset
--5:43-------5:42-------

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