Kapiti Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Kapiti

11:20 AM October 23, 2014
Area Description: Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
Situation: A front moves north over the region overnight tonight, followed by gale southerlies for a time, then a ridge on Saturday. A second front crosses early Monday, followed by another ridge.
Warnings: GALE warning for COOK NIL warning for STEPHENS
Forecast: Strong wind advisory. Thursday: Northerly 15 knots, rising to northwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough this evening. Cloudy periods. Friday: Changing early morning southerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots, rising to late morning to 30 knots gusting 40 knots, then easing to 15 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough early morning, easing in the evening. Poor visibility in showers clearing afternoon.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Becoming northwest 10 knots in the morning, rising to 25 knots in the afternoon. Cloudy periods. Sunday: Northwest 25 knots. Cloudy, drizzle at times. Monday: Changing southerly 15 knots. Rain developing for a time.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Northwest 1 metre developing for a time today and again on Sunday.

Moon Phases

  1. Oct 16
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  2. Oct 24
    New Moon
  3. Oct 31
    First Quarter
  4. Nov 07
    Full Moon


October 23, 2014

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